Manado Malay is a Malay Creole with many Dutch and Portuguese loan words spoken mainly in and around Manado, the capital city of the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia. It has around 850,000 speakers and is used mainly as a spoken language - it is rarely written. It is also known as Minahasa Malay, after the Minahasa people, who are the main group who speak this language, or Manadonese.
Information about Manado Malay
Manado Malay phrases
Betawi, Bislama, Cape Verdean Creole, Chavacano, Chinook Jargon, Fanagalo, French Guianese Creole, Guadeloupean Creole, Guinea-Bissau Creole, Haitian Creole, Jamaican, Kituba, Manado Malay, Mauritian Creole, Nagamese, Ndyuka, Norfuk, Nubi, Palenquero, Papiamento, Pijin, Réunion Creole, Sango, Saramaccan, Seychelles Creole, Sierra Leonean Creole, Singlish, Sranan, Saint Lucian Creole, Tok Pisin, Torres-Strait Creole
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