Gorontalo–Mongondow languages

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Gorontalo–Mongondow
Geographic
distribution
Gorontalo and North Sulawesi provinces, Sulawesi
Linguistic classificationAustronesian
Subdivisions
Glottologgoro1257[1]

The Gorontalo–Mongondow languages are a group of Austronesian languages spoken in northern Sulawesi, Indonesia.

The languages are,

Blust (1991) places Gorontalo-Mongondow in the Greater Central Philippine subgroup.[3]

Proto-Gorontalo-Mongondow has been reconstructed by Usup (1986).[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Gorontalo–Mongondow". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. ^ Christopher Moseley (2008). Encyclopedia of the World's Endangered Languages. Routledge. ISBN 1-1357-9640-8.
  3. ^ Robert Blust (1991). "The Greater Central Philippines Hypothesis". Oceanic Linguistics. 30: 73–129. JSTOR 3623084.
  4. ^ Usup, Hunggu Tadjuddin. 1986. Rekonstruksi proto-bahasa Gorontalo-Mongondow. Doctoral dissertation. Jakarta: Universitas Indonesia.