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Zazao language

2019-07-24 23:23:02
Zazao
Native toCentral Solomon Islands
RegionSanta Isabel Island
Native speakers
10 (1999)[1]
Language family
Austronesian
  • Malayo-Polynesian
    • Oceanic
      • Northwest Solomonic
        • New Georgia – Ysabel
          • Ysabel
            • Central Isabel
              • Zazao
Language codes
ISO 639-3jaj
Glottologzaza1245[2]

Zazao is an Oceanic language spoken in the Solomon Islands. Its speakers live on Santa Isabel Island. It is considered nearly extinct, and its speakers also use the Cheke Holo language or the Zabana language.[3]

References

  1. ^ Zazao at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Zazao". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ "Zazao". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2017-10-06.



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