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North Tanna language

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North Tanna
Native toVanuatu
RegionTanna Island
Native speakers
5,000 (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3tnn
North Tanna is not endangered according to the classification system of the UNESCO Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger

North Tanna is a language spoken on the northern coast of Tanna Island in Vanuatu. It is similar to Whitesands, but its exact position within the Tanna languages is not established.


  1. ^ North Tanna at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  • Sverredal, Kristin (2018). A grammar sketch of North Tanna (Master's thesis). Uppsala University. urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-355017.