Tiruray language

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Native to Philippines
Region Mindanao
Native speakers
50,000 (2002)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 tiy
Glottolog tiru1241[2]

Tiruray is an Austronesian language of the southern Philippines.

According to Ethnologue, Tiruray is spoken in:

P. Guillermo Benassar published a Spanish-Tiruray dictionary in 1892.


  1. ^ Tiruray at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Tiruray". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Schlegel, Stuart A. 1971. Tiruray-English Lexicon. Berkeley: University of California Press.