Pangutaran Sama language

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Pangutaran Sama
Siyama
Native to Philippines
Region Pangutaran Island (Sulu Islands) and surrounding areas
Ethnicity Sama
Native speakers
35,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 slm
Glottolog pang1291[2]

Pangutaran Sama, also known as Siyama, is the language of the Sama people of the Sulu Archipelago. It is not quite intelligible with other varieties of Sama.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pangutaran Sama at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Pangutaran Sama". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.