Batak Simalungun language

Simalungun, or Batak Simalungun, is an Austronesian language of Sumatra. It is spoken mainly in Simalungun Regency and Pematang Siantar, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Simalungun
Sahap Simalungun
Native toIndonesia
RegionSumatra (northern)
EthnicityBatak Simalungun
Native speakers
1.2 million (2000)[1]
Latin, Batak
Language codes
ISO 639-3bts
Glottologbata1288

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Simalungun at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)

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