Tolaki (To'olaki)

Tolaki is a member of the Celebic branch of the Malayo-Polynesian language family. It is spoken in south east Sulawesi in Indonesia by about 330,000 people, mainly in the town of Kendari, the subdivisions of Kolaka and Konawe, and in the Mekongga mountains near the town of Soroako. The language is also known as Tolakinese or To'olaki.

Dialects of Tolaki include: Wiwirano (Nohina), Asera (Noie), Konawe (Tambuoki / Kioki), Mekongga (Norio / Tamboki / Konio) and Laiwui.

Tolaki alphabet and pronunciation

Tolaki alphabet and pronunciation

Information about Tolaki | Numbers


Information about Tolaki

Celebic languages

Balantak, Bungku, Cia-Cia, Kodeoha, Kulisusu, Mori Atas, Mori Bawah, Moronene, Muna, Tajio, Tolaki, Tukang Besi, Wolio

Languages written with the Latin alphabet

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