Where on earth do they speak Dobel?

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Language: Dobel
Number of speakers: 5680
Language code: kvo
Alternate names: Dobel, Doibel, Kobro'or, Kobroor, Sersifar Tannin
Where spoken: Indonesia

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Aru
  • Dialects: Northern Dobel, Southeast Dobel, Straits Dobel
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Southeast Maluku Province, Aru islands, entire east coast of Kobror island, 1 village in southeast Wokam island, 4 villages eastern half of Barakai strait (Kobror and Koba islands), 2 villages in central Kobror island. 18 villages; many in Dobo; some in Ambon.