Sikule language

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Wali Banuah
Native to Indonesia
Region Aceh, Sumatra
Native speakers
unknown (undated figure of 20,000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 skh

The Sikule language (also called Sibigo, Sigulai, Ageumeui, or Wali Banuah) is spoken on Simeulue island off the western coast of Sumatra in Indonesia.[2]

Sikule is spoken in Alafan subdistrict, on the western end of Simeulue island. It is apparently related to the Nias language.[3] Ethnologue lists Lekon and Tapah as dialects.[4]


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