Where on earth do they speak Bima?

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Language: Bima
Number of speakers: 500000
Language code: bhp
Alternate names: Bima, Bimanese
Where spoken: Indonesia

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Bima-Lembata
  • Dialects: Bima, Kolo, Mbojo, Sangar, Sanggar, Toloweri
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: West Nusa Tenggara Province. Eastern third of Sumbawa island, east of the isthmus; northeast, Sangeang and Banta islands.