Kulisusu language

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Native toIndonesia
Native speakers
(23,000 cited 1999–2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3Variously:
vkl – Kulisusu
xkq – Koroni
tlk – Taloki
Glottologkuli1254  Kulisusu
koro1311  Koroni
talo1252  Taloki

Kulisusu is an Austronesian language (one of the Celebic languages) of Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. It is part of a dialect chain with two minor languages, Koroni and Taloki.


  1. ^ Kulisusu at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
    Koroni at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
    Taloki at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ Endangered Languages Project data for Koroni.

Further reading[edit]

  • Mead, David. 1998. Proto-Bungku-Tolaki: Reconstruction of its phonology and aspects of its morphosyntax. PhD dissertation. Houston: Rice University.
  • Mead, David. 1999. The Bungku–Tolaki languages of south-eastern Sulawesi, Indonesia. Series D-91. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.