Tonsawang language

Native to Indonesia
Region northern Sulawesi
Native speakers
(20,000 cited 1981)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 tnw
Glottolog tons1239[2]

Tonsawang, AKA Tombatu, is an Austronesian and perhaps Philippine language of the northern tip of Sulawesi, Indonesia.


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

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