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Ende (Li'o) Ende language

Ende is a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken by about 310,000 people in Nusa Tenggara Timur Province in south central Flores in Indonesia. It is also known as Li'o or Ende-Li'o.

Lota script Lota script

Ende has its own script, known as Lota or Lota Ende, which is similar to the Bugis script.

Notable features

Lota script

Diacritics

Lota script diacritics

Sample text

Sample text in the Lota script

Transliteration

Ma'e sewo bebo, nitu ngadho no'o babo mamo eo te'ti tei ra kita. ebe, langga do leka fila bewa, nuka leka keli soke ele nesi susa, jaga paga do no'o jala-jala medu tei nia ana mamo muri bheri..

Translation

Don't forget your forefathers who struggled for you; they passed the deep dark ravines and the high mountains, although troubles always came. They saved our life to keep their grandchildrens' life safe and well.

Information about the Lota script mainly provided by Ridwan Maulana. If you have any questions about this script, you can contact Ridwan at ridwanmaul768@gmail.com

Sample video in Ende

Information about Ende-Li'o | Numbers in Ende-Li'o

Links

Information about Ende and Lota
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li'o_language
http://www.unicode.org/L2/L2016/16076-ende.pdf
http://www.ethnologue.com/18/language/end
http://www.ethnologue.com/18/language/ljl

Malayo-Polynesian languages

Other languages written with the Latin alphabet

Syllabic alphabets / abugidas


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