Kapampangan language

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Kapampangan
Pampangan
Amánung Kapampangan, Amánung Sísuan
Amanung Sisuan in Kulitan.svg
"Amanung Sisuan" ("Kapampangan")
in Kapampangan script
Pronunciation Template:IPA-xx
Native to Philippines (Central Luzon)
Region Pampanga, southern Tarlac, northeastern Bataan, western Bulacan, southwestern Nueva Ecija and southeastern parts of Zambales
Ethnicity Kapampangan people
Native speakers 1.9 million  (1990 census)e18
7th most-spoken native language in the Philippines[1]
Language family
Dialects
Writing system Latin (Kapampangan alphabet)
Historically written in: Kulitan
Official status
Official language in Regional language of the Philippines
Regulated by Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino
Language codes
ISO 639-2 pam
ISO 639-3 pam
Kapampangan-speaking regions.png
Kapampangan-speaking area

The Pampangan language or Kapampangan is one of the main languages of the Philippines. It is spoken in the province of Pampanga, most parts of Tarlac and Bataan.

References[change | change source]

  1. Philippine Census, 2000. Table 11. Household Population by Ethnicity, Sex and Region: 2000

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