Formosan

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Synonyms for Formosan

the Austronesian languages spoken on Formosa

of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language

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But the result is very satisfying and this book is a significant contribution to the documentation of Formosan languages.
Despite these minor issues, this is a strong book and a welcome addition to the study of Formosan languages.
Sibilant Assimilation in Formosan Languages and the Proto-Austronesian Word for 'Nine'.
The speakers of Formosan languages, (1) the aboriginal peoples of Taiwan, inhabit the northern border of the areas in which the Austronesian-speaking population is distributed (Figure 1).
3-65), a treatise of the historical phonology of 37 Austronesian languages grouped as Formosan languages (pp.