Lubu language

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Not to be confused with Lubu language (Cameroon).
Native to Indonesia
Region Sumatra
Native speakers
(30,000 cited 1981)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lcf
Glottolog lubu1241[2]

Lubu is a Malayan language spoken on the island of Sumatra in Indonesia. It is surrounded by speakers of Batak Mandailing.


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