Kinabalian is a member of the Bisayan branch of the Central Philippine language family spoken mainly in the municipality of San Juan (Lungsod sa San Juan-Cabalian) in Southern Leyte province in the Eastern Visayas region of the Philipines. In 2009 there were about 14,000 speakers of Kinabalian, which is also known as Kabalian, Cabalianon, Kinabalianon or Binisaja nga Kabalianon.

Kinabalian alphabet and pronunciation

Kinabalian alphabet and pronunciation

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Sample phrases in Kinabalian


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Bisayan languages

Aklan, Bantoanon, Bantayanon, Baybayanon, Butuanon, Caluyanon, Capiznon, Cebuano, Cuyonon, Hiligaynon, Kinabalian, Kinaray-a, Masbateño, Onhan, Porohanon, Romblomanon, Sorsogon (Southern), Surigaonon, Tausūg, Waray-Waray,

Languages written with the Latin alphabet

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