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Maba

A language of Indonesia (Maluku)

ISO 639-3mqa

Population  6,620 (2000).
Region  North Maluku, Halmahera, north coast of southeast peninsula; Wasilei area.
Language map  Indonesia, Northern Maluku
Alternate names   Bicoli, Bitjoli, Ingli
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, South Halmahera-West New Guinea, South Halmahera, Southeast
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%.
Comments  Muslim.
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