Mokilese (Mwoakilloa)

Mokilese is a Micronesian language spoken mainly in the Pohnpei Islands in Micronesia, and also in parts of the USA. In 2013 there were about 1,500 speakers of Mokilese, including 150 in Mokil Atoll (Mwoakilloa), 900 in Pohnpei, and about 450 in the USA.

Mokilese is closely related to Pingelapese and Pohnpeian.

Mokilese alphabet and pronunciation

Mokilese alphabet and pronunciation

Note

The letter h is used to indicate vowel length.

Download an alphabet chart for Mokilese (Excel)

Sample video in and about Mokilese

Information about Mokilese | Numbers

Links

Information about Mokilese
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mokilese_language
http://www.endangeredlanguages.com/lang/4672/samples/8393
https://www.ethnologue.com/language/mkj

Mokilese-English online talking dictionary
http://talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu/mokilese/

Micronesian languages

Chuukese, Carolinian, Kiribati, Kosraean, Marshallese, Mokilese, Mortlockese, Nauruan, Pingelapese, Pohnpeian, Puluwatese, Satawalese, Sonsorolese, Ulithian, Woleaian

Languages written with the Latin alphabet


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