Cebuano
Cebuan, Sebwano, Visayan
Sugbuanon, Bisayâ, Bisayâng Sugbuanon, Sinugbuanong Binisayâ, Sinibwano
Pronounce /sɛˈbwɑːn/
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas, eastern Negros Occidental, western parts of Eastern Visayas, and most parts of Mindanao
Ethnicity Cebuano
Speakers
16 million (2005)
Family
Dialects
    • Standard Cebuano (Cebu province dialect);
    • Urban Cebuano (Metro Cebu dialect);
    • Negrense Cebuano (Negros Oriental dialect);
    • Leyteño Cebuano (Kana);
    • Mindanao Cebuano (includes Davaoeño Cebuano)
Writing
AreaNegros, Cebu, Bohol, Visayas and parts of Mindanao. Also in United States.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 ceb
ISO 639-3 ceb
Glottolog cebu1242
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Cebuano-speaking area in the Philippines
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