Bentong language

Native to Indonesia
Region South Sulawesi
Native speakers
(25,000 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bnu
Glottolog bent1237[2]

Bentong is an Austronesian language of Sulawesi, Indonesia, that is closely related to Makassarese.


  1. Bentong at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Bentong". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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