Buhid language

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Buhid
ᝊᝓᝑᝒᝇ
Native to Philippines
Region MIMAROPA
Native speakers
(8,000 cited 1991)[1]
Buhid
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bku
Glottolog buhi1245[2]

The Buhid language (Buhid: ᝊᝓᝑᝒᝇ) is a language spoken by Mangyans in the province of Mindoro, Philippines. It is divided into eastern and western dialects.

It uses the Buhid script, which is encoded in the Unicode-Block Buhid (Buid) (1740–175F).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Buhid at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Buhid". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Barham, R. Marie. 1958. The phonemes of the Buhid (Mangyan) language of Eastern Mindoro, Philippines. Studies in Philippine linguistics 4-9. 4-9.
  • Pennoyer, F. Douglas. 1980. "Buhid and Tawbuid: A new subgrouping Mindoro, Philippines." In Paz B. Naylor (ed.), Austronesian studies: Papers from the Second Eastern Conference on Austronesian languages, 265-271. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan: Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies.

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