Where on earth do they speak Amis?

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Language: Amis
Number of speakers: 138000
Language code: ami
Alternate names: Ami, Amia, Amis, Bakurut, Lam-Si-Hoan, Maran, Pagcah, Pangcah, Pangtsah, Sabari, Tanah
Where spoken: Taiwan

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, East Formosan, Central
  • Dialects: Central Amis, Chengkung-Kwangshan, Haian Ami, Hengch'un Amis, Hsiukulan Ami, Kuangfu, Kwangfu, Nanshi Amis, Northern Amis, Peinan, Southern Amis, Taitung, Tavalong-Vataan
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Between Hualien and Taitung, valley plains and east coast by the sea.