|Region||Yonaguni, Okinawa Prefecture|
The Yonaguni language (与那国物言, Dunan-munui) is one of the six Ryukyuan languages. It is spoken by some people on Yonaguni, which is an island next to Taiwan and Ishigaki. Only half of Yonaguni's people speak the language, and most of them are over the age of 50. Yonaguni locals also speak Japanese.
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- "Did you know Yonaguni is severely endangered?". Endangered Languages. Retrieved 2020-10-23.