Kangean language

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Region Indonesia
Native speakers
110,000 (2000 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kkv
Glottolog kang1289[2]

Kangean is a language spoken in Indonesia, in the Kangean Islands which lie to the east of Madura Island. It is barely intelligible with Madurese proper.


  1. ^ Kangean at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Kangean". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.