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Tetum

Source: United Nations Development Programme, Timor Leste




Profile


Native Name
Tetum

Total Speakers
600,000 (1991)


Usage By Country
Home Speakers: East Timor, Indonesia

Background
Tetum is the most widely spoken language in East Timor and has been developed from an oral tradition to a written form.

Received 4/22/2000
Posted 5/15/2000
Checked 2/7/2008