Amarasi is a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken by about 80,000 people in West Timor in Indonesia. The main dialects of Amarasi are Ro'is, Kotos, Tais Nonof and Ketun. It is classified as a member of the Timor-Babar of Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian languages, and contains loanwords from Portuguese and Dutch.
c, d, l, q, v, w, x, y and z are only used in loanwords and foreign names.
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Details of Amarasi pronunciation provided by Michael Peter Füstumum
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Information about Amarasi
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Page last modified: 08.08.22
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