Palu'e language

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Palu'e
Lu'a
Native to Indonesia
Region Palu'e
Native speakers
10,000 (1997)[1]
Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ple
Glottolog palu1252[2]
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Palu'e (also spelled Palue and Paluqe; native name Lu'a) is a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken on Palu'e Island, Indonesia.

Phonology[edit]

Vowels[edit]

Front Back
High i u
Mid e o
Low a

Consonants[edit]

Labial Alveolar Post-
alveolar
Velar Glottal
Stops and
affricates
Voiceless p t k ʔ
Voiced d ɡ
Prenasalized ⁿb ⁿd ⁿɡ
Nasals m n ŋ
Implosive ɓ
Fricatives Voiceless s
Voiced v
Lateral l
Rhotic r

References[edit]

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