Where on earth do they speak Ivatan?

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Language: Ivatan
Number of speakers: 35000
Language code: ivv
Alternate names: Ivatan
Where spoken: Philippines

More Information

  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Philippine, Bashiic, Ivatan
  • Dialects: Basco Ivatan, Itbayaten, Southern Ivatan
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: North of Luzon, Batanes Islands. Many relocated to Mindanao near Bukidnon, Lanao del Sur, and Cotabato; Manila, Luzon, and Palawan.