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MAGAHAT

[MTW] Southwestern Negros, Mt. Arniyo near Bayawan. Alternate names: BUKIDNON, ATA-MAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine.

MAGINDANAON

[MDH] 1,000,000 (1999 WA) including 766,565 Magindanaon (1990 census), 241,000 Iranun (1981 SIL), 1.7% of the population.Maguindanao, North Cotabato, South Cotabato, Sultan Kuderat, and Zamboanga del Sur provinces; Iranun also in Bukidnon, Mindanao. Alternate names: MAGUINDANAO, MAGINDANAW.Dialects: LAYA, ILUD, BIWANGAN, SIBUGAY, IRANUN (ILANON, ILLANON, ILANUM, IRANON), TAGAKAWANAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Danao, Magindanao.

MALAYNON

[MLZ] 8,500 (1973 SIL).Malay, northwest Aklan Province, lowland, Panay. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Bisayan, West, Aklan.

MAMANWA

[MMN] 5,152 (1990 census).Agusan del Norte and Surigao provinces, Mindanao. Alternate names: MAMANWA NEGRITO, MINAMANWA.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Mamanwa.;

MANDAYA, CATAELANO

[MST] 19,000 (1980 census). 34,317 all Mandaya (1990 census).Town of Cateel, Davao Oriental, Mindanao. Alternate names: CATEELENYO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Mansakan, Eastern, Mandayan.

MANDAYA, KARAGA

[MRY] 3,000 (1982 SIL).Lamiyawan area, Davao Oriental, Mindanao. Alternate names: CARRAGA MANDAYA, MANAY MANDAYAN, MANGARAGAN MANDAYA.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Mansakan, Eastern, Caraga.

MANDAYA, SANGAB

[MYT] Head of Carraga River, Banlalaysan area, highland, Davao del Norte, Mindanao. Alternate names: SANGAB.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Mansakan, Eastern, Mandayan.

MANOBO, AGUSAN

[MSM] 40,000 (1981 SIL). 157,408 all Manobo (1990 census).Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Sur, Mindanao. Alternate names: AGUSAN.Dialects: UMAYAM, ADGAWAN, SURIGAO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, East.

MANOBO, ATA

[ATD] 15,000 to 20,000 (1981 SIL).Mindanao, northwestern Davao. Alternate names: ATAO MANOBO, ATA OF DAVAO, LANGILAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, South, Ata-Tigwa.

MANOBO, CINAMIGUIN

[MKX] 60,000 (1973 SIL).Camiguin Island, north of Mindanao. Alternate names: CINAMIGUIN, KINAMIGIN, KAMIGIN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, North.

MANOBO, COTABATO

[MTA] 15,000 (1991 SIL).South Cotabato, Limulan Valley, Mindanao. Dialects: TASADAY, BLIT.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, South.

MANOBO, DIBABAWON

[MBD] 10,000 (1978 SIL).Manguagan, Davao del Norte, Mindanao. Alternate names: MANDAYA, DIBABAON, DEBABAON.Dialects: MANGUAGAN MANOBO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, East

MANOBO, ILIANEN

[MBI] 12,000 to 15,000 (1996 SIL).Northern Cotabato, Mindanao. Alternate names: ILIANEN.Dialects: LIVUNGANEN, PULENIYAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, West.

MANOBO, MATIGSALUG

[MBT] 15,000 (1998 SIL).Davao del Norte, southeast Bukidnon, Mindanao. Alternate names: MATIG-SALUG MANOBO.Dialects: KULAMANEN, TIGWA, TALA INGOD, MATIG-SALUD.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, South, Ata-Tigwa.

MANOBO, OBO

[OBO] 80,000 to 100,000 (1998 SIL).Northeastern slope of Mt. Apo, between Davao del Sur and North Cotabato, Mindanao. Alternate names: OBO BAGOBO, BAGOBO, KIDAPAWAN MANOBO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, South, Obo.

MANOBO, RAJAH KABUNSUWAN

[MQK] Southern Surigao del Sur. Alternate names: RAJAH KABUNGSUAN MANOBO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, East.

MANOBO, SARANGANI

[MBS] 35,000 (1987 SIL).Southern and eastern Davao, Mindanao. Dialects: GOVERNOR GENEROSO MANOBO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, South.

MANOBO, TAGABAWA

[BGS] 43,000 (1998 SIL).Mindanao, Davao City, slopes of Mt. Apo. Alternate names: TAGABAWA, TAGABAWA BAGOBO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, South.

MANOBO, WESTERN BUKIDNON

[MBB] 10,000 to 15,000 (1981 SIL).Mindanao, southern Bukidnon Province. Dialects: ILENTUNGEN, KIRIYENTEKEN, PULANGIYEN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, West.

MANSAKA

[MSK] 30,000 to 35,000 (1975 SIL).Eastern Davao and Davao Oriental Provinces, Mindanao. Alternate names: MANDAYA MANSAKA.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Mansakan, Eastern, Mandayan.

MAPUN

[SJM] 35,000 to 40,000 in the Philippines (1996 SIL).Population total both countries 35,000 to 40,000.Alternate names: SAMA MAPUN, JAMA MAPUN, CAGAYAN DE SULU, CAGAYANON, KAGAYAN, BAJAU KAGAYAN, ORANG CAGAYAN, CAGAYANO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Sulu-Borneo, Borneo Coast Bajaw.

MARANAO

[MRW] 776,169 (1990 census), 1.4% of the population.Mindanao, Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur provinces. Alternate names: RANAO, MARANAW.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Danao, Maranao-Iranon.

MASBATENYO

[MSB] 600,000 first language speakers (1996 SIL), 150,000 to 200,000 second language speakers (1986 E. Wolfenden SIL).Masbate Province, three islands. Alternate names: MINASBATE, MASBATEÃ'O.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Bisayan, Central, Peripheral.

MOLBOG

[PWM] 6,680 (1990 census).Population total both countries 6,680 or more.Alternate names: MOLBOG PALAWAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Palawano.

 

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