Where on earth do they speak Chuukese?

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Language: Chuukese
Number of speakers: 45900
Language code: chk
Alternate names: Chuuk, Chuukese, Lagoon Chuukese, Ruk, Truk, Trukese
Where spoken: Federated States of Micronesia

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, Micronesian, Micronesian Proper, Ponapeic-Trukic, Trukic
  • Dialects: East Lagoon, Fayichuck
  • Also spoken in: Micronesia, Guam, United States
  • Region: Chuuk Lagoon, Caroline Islands, some on Ponape. Also in Guam, United States.