Wawonii language

Native to Indonesia
Region Sulawesi
Native speakers
30,000 (2004)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wow
Glottolog wawo1239[2]

Wawonii is an Austronesian language (one of the Celebic languages) of the Wawonii (Konawe Kepulauan Regency, Southeast Sulawesi) and Menui (in Morowali Regency, Central Sulawesi) islands of Indonesia. The language is quite close to the Bungku language.[1]


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

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