Makassar
Bahasa Makassar
ᨅᨔ ᨆᨀᨔᨑ Basa Mangkasara'
Country Indonesia
Region South Sulawesi (Sulawesi)
Speakers
2.1 million (2000 census)
Family
Dialects
  • Lakiung
  • Turatea
  • Marusu'-Pangkajene'
Writing
Lontara (present)
Latin (present)
Old Makassarese (historical)
AreaSouth Sulawesi, southwest corner of the peninsula, most of Pangkep, Maros, Gowa, Bantaeng, Jeneponto, and Takalar districts.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 mak
ISO 639-3 mak
Glottolog maka1311
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