South Mindanao languages

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South Mindanao
southern coast of Mindanao
Linguistic classification: Austronesian
Glottolog: bili1253[1]
Areas where Bilic languages are spoken

The South Mindanao or Bilic languages are a group of related languages spoken by the Bagobo, B'laan, T'boli, and Tiruray peoples of the southern coast of Mindanao Island in the Philippines. They are not part of the Mindanao language family that covers much of the island. The languages are,


  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "South Mindanao". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.