Sundanese (Basa Sunda /basa sʊnda/, in Sundanese script ᮘᮞ ᮞᮥᮔ᮪ᮓ, leeterally "leid o Sunda") is the leid o aboot 39 million fowk frae the wastren third o Java or aboot 15% o the Indonesie population.

Sundanese
ᮘᮞ ᮞᮥᮔ᮪ᮓ Basa Sunda
Aksara Sunda dasar.svg
Native taeIndonesie
RegionWast Java, Banten, Jakarta, pairts o wastren Central Java, soothren Lampung
EthnicitySundanese, Bantenese, Cirebonese, Badui
Native speakers
38 million (2007)[1]
Cacarakan (heestorical)
Latin (present)
Pranagari (heestorical)
Pegon alphabet (releegious uise)
Sundanese script (present)
Vatteluttu (heestorical)
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
Banten (regional)
Wast Java (regional)
Leid codes
ISO 639-1su
ISO 639-2sun
ISO 639-3Either:
sun – Sunda
bac – Badui
Glottologsund1251[3]
Linguasphere31-MFN-a
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ReferencesEedit

  1. Mikael Parkvall, "Världens 100 största språk 2007" (The World's 100 Largest Languages in 2007), in Nationalencyklopedin
  2. Karl Andebeck, 2006. 'An initial reconstruction of Proto-Lampungic'
  3. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Sundanese–Badui". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.