Mapun

Language name and Autonym:
Bajau Kagayan, Cagayan, Cagayan de Sulu, Cagayanen, Cagayano, Cagayanon, Jama Mapun, Kagayan, Orang, Sama Mapun
Location:
Cagayan de Sulu and Palawan Islands. Also in Sabah, Malaysia.
Family:
Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian
Approximate Number of Speakers:
40,600 in Philippines (2000)
Population total all countries: 42,470
Status:
Stable

 

 

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Women rinse and debeard fresh mussels for sale on a roadside stall in Cavite

Women rinse and debeard fresh mussels for sale on a roadside stall in Cavite

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