Waray
Waray-Waray, Samar-Leyte Visayan
Winaray, Samareño, Lineyte-Samarnon, Binisayâ nga Winaray, Binisayâ nga Samar-Leyte, Binisayâ nga Waray
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas, some parts of Masbate, and some parts of Sorsogon
Ethnicity Waray
Speakers
2.6 million (2005 census)
Family
Dialects Standard Waray (Tacloban dialect), Northern Samar dialect, Calbayog dialect, Culaba-Biliran dialect, Abuyog dialect and other 20 identified dialects and subdialects
Writing
Latin;
Historically Baybayin
AreaNorthern and eastern Samar-Leyte.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 war
ISO 639-3 war
Glottolog wara1300
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Areas where Waray-Waray is spoken
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