Duanoʼ language

Duanoʼ is a Malayic language of Indonesia and Malaysia. In Malaysia the language is moribund, being spoken by only a tenth of the ethnic population.

RegionSumatra, Malaya
EthnicityOrang Kuala
Native speakers
16,000 (2006)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3dup


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