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Galoli

A language of East Timor

ISO 639-3gal

Population  50,000 (Wurm and Hattori 1981). Ethnic population: 50,000.
Region  North coast between Mambae and Makasae, Laklo, Manatutu, Laleia, and We-Masin, Wetar Island.
Language map  East Timor
Alternate names   Galole
Dialects  Na Nahek, Edi, Dadua, Galoli, Baba, Hahak. Talur [ilw] on Wetar Island in Maluku may be inherently intelligible.
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Central Malayo-Polynesian, Timor, Ramelaic, East
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