Itbayat language

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Itbayat
Ibatan
Itbayaten
Native toPhilippines
RegionItbayat Island
EthnicityIvatan people
Yami people
Filipinos in Taiwan
Native speakers
3,500 (1996 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3tao
Glottologitba1237[2]

The Itbayat language, Itbayaten, also known generically as Ibatan, is an Austronesian language, in the Batanic group, spoken in the Batanes Islands.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ivatan at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Itbayaten". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.