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  1. 6 days ago · Also known as Melayu asli (aboriginal Malays) or Melayu purba (ancient Malays), the Proto-Malays are of Austronesian origin and thought to have migrated to the Malay archipelago in a long series of migrations between 2500 and 1500 BC. [39] Notable Proto-Malays of today are Moken, Jakun, Orang Kuala, Temuan and Orang Kanaq. [40]

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  2. Sep 05, 2022 · All major and official Austronesian languages belong to the Malayo-Polynesian subgroup. Malayo-Polynesian languages with more than five million speakers are: Malay, Indonesian, Javanese, Sundanese, Tagalog, Malagasy, Cebuano, Madurese, Ilocano, Hiligaynon, and Minangkabau .

  3. 5 days ago · The Formosan languages of Taiwan are grouped into as many as nine first-order subgroups of Austronesian. All Austronesian languages spoken outside Taiwan (including its offshore Yami language) belong to the Malayo-Polynesian (sometimes called Extra-Formosan) branch. Most Austronesian languages lack a long history of written attestation.

  4. Sep 12, 2022 · Malayo-Polynesian Languages - Researchers - ANU Malayo-Polynesian Languages Citation Ross, M 2006, 'Malayo-Polynesian Languages', in Keith Brown (ed.), Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics (2nd ed), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 457-462. Year 2006 ANU Authors Emeritus Professor Malcolm Ross Field of Research

  5. 3 days ago · Major Austronesian languages with the highest number of speakers are Malay (around 250–270 million in Indonesia alone in its own literary standard named "Indonesian"), Javanese, and Filipino ( Tagalog ). The family contains 1,257 languages, which is the second most of any language family. [84]

    • c. 260.6 million (2016)
    • c. 855,000 (2006)
    • c. 24 million (2016)
    • c. 109.3 million (2020)
  6. 5 days ago · Within Eastern Polynesian, it is closest to Marquesan morphologically, although its phonology has more in common with New Zealand Māori, as both languages are relatively conservative in retaining consonants lost in other Eastern Polynesian languages. Like all Polynesian languages, Rapa Nui has relatively few consonants.

  7. 4 days ago · Maranao ( Filipino: Mëranaw [3]) is an Austronesian language spoken by the Maranao people in the provinces of Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur in the Philippines, and in Sabah, Malaysia . Iranun was once considered a dialect of Maranao.

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