Where on earth do they speak Galela?

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Language: Galela
Number of speakers: 79000
Language code: gbi
Alternate names: Galela
Where spoken: Indonesia

More Information

  • Language classification: West Papuan, North Halmahera, Galela-Loloda
  • Dialects: Kadai, Kadina, Morotai, Sopi
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: North Maluku Province. Halmahera island; Galela bay, north to northern tip of island, scattered communities, southwest coast. Morotai island except southeast quadrant. Gunage and Moari islands near Kayoa island. Bacan, Obi, Kasiratua, Mandioli, and Labutia islands, coastal areas.