Kangean language

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Region Indonesia
Native speakers
110,000  (2000 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kkv
Glottolog kang1289[2]

Kangean is a language spoken in Indonesia, in the Kangean Islands which lie to the east of Madura Island. It is barely intelligible with Madurese proper.


  1. ^ Kangean at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kangean". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.