Ternate

Facts

  • Language: Ternate
  • Alternate names:
  • Language code: tft
  • Language family: West Papuan, North Halmahera, Ternate-Tidore (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: 42,000
  • Vulnerability: Threatened
  • Script:

More information:

    Muslim.

    Not to be confused with Ternate Malay. Linguistically similar to neighboring Tidore, though considered by speakers to be a distinct language.