Rukai
Drekay
Country Taiwan
Region Pingtung County
Kaohsiung County
Taidong County
Ethnicity Rukai
Speakers
10,500 (2002)
Family
Dialects
  • Budai
  • Labuan
  • Maga
  • Mantauran
  • Tanan
  • Tona
Writing
Latin script (Rukai alphabet)
AreaSouth central mountains, Ping Tung area, 11 villages; Taitung area, 2 or 3 villages; west of the Puyuma [pyu].
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 dru
Glottolog ruka1240
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Location of Taiwan
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Distribution of the Rukai language in bright pink
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