Tolaki language

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Not to be confused with Taloki language.
Native to Indonesia
Region Sulawesi
Native speakers
330,000  (2000 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lbw
Glottolog tola1247[2]

Tolaki (To'olaki), or Tolakinese, is the major language of Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. It is an Austronesian language of the Celebic branch.


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