Romblomanon

The Romblomanon population is concentrated in the islands of Tablas and Sibuyan in the Romblon archipelago (MIMAROPA Region). Their language belongs to the Visayan group of languages and is 73% intelligible with Hiligaynon.

 

Sources:
Romblon. http://romblon.homestead.com/
Lewis, M. Paul (ed.), 2009. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Sixteenth edition. Dallas, Tex.: SIL International, http://www.ethnologue.com/

 

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