Kapampangan language

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Kapampangan
Pampangan
Amánung Kapampangan, Amánung Sísuan
Kapampangan.svg
"Kapampangan" written in Kulitan, the native writing system of the language
Pronunciation [kapamˈpaŋan]
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 cited 1990)[1]
Dialects
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
Glottolog pamp1243[2]
Kapampangan-speaking regions.png
Kapampangan-speaking area
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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. Kapampangan at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Pampanga". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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