Where on earth do they speak Dhao?

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Language: Dhao
Number of speakers: 5000
Language code: nfa
Alternate names: Dao, Dhao, Ndao, Ndaonese, Ndaundau
Where spoken: Indonesia

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Sumba-Hawu, Hawu-Dhao
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: East Nusa Tenggara Province. Ndao island, off western tip of Rote island. Other settlements scattered on Rote and Timor islands.