S (Languages That Filipino Used)

SAMA, ABAKNON

[ABX] 20,000 to 30,000 (1997 SIL), including 11,000 on Capul, 5,000 elsewhere in the Philippines.Capul Island near San Bernardino Strait, Northwest Samar. Alternate names: ABAKNON, INBAKNON, INABAKNON, CAPUL, CAPULEÃ'O, KAPUL.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Abaknon.

SAMA, BALANGINGI

[SSE] 60,000 in Philippines (1981 SIL), including 11,000 Sibuco-Vitali, 500 Sibuguey, 10,000 to 20,000 Balangingi.;Population total both countries 90,000.Alternate names: BAANGINGI', BANGINGI SAMA, NORTHERN SAMA, NORTHERN SINAMA.Dialects: LUTANGAN (LUTANGO), SIBUCO-VITALI (SIBUKU), SIBUGUEY (BATUAN), BALANGINGI, DAONGDUNG, KABINGA'AN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Sulu-Borneo, Inner Sulu Sama.

SAMA, CENTRAL

[SML] 120,000 to 150,000 (1997 SIL).Population total both countries 120,000 to 150,000.Alternate names: SIASI SAMA, CENTRAL SINAMA, SAMAL, SINAMA.Dialects: DILAUT-BADJAO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Sulu-Borneo, Inner Sulu Sama.

SAMA,PANGUTARAN

[SLM] 25,000 to 40,000 (1996 SIL).West central Sulu, west of Jolo, Mindanao. Also southern Palawan, Cagayan de Tawi-Tawi. Reported that there are also 145 in Sabah, Malaysia, Look Banga village of 620, Lahad Datu. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Sulu-Borneo, Western Sulu Sama.

SAMA,SOUTHERN

[SIT] 30,000 or more in Philippines, including 6,652 Obian (1990 census).Population total both countries 50,000 to 100,000.;Alternate names: SAMA SIBUTU', SOUTHERN BAJAU.Dialects: SIBUTU' (SIBUTU), SIMUNUL, TANDUBAS, OBIAN.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sama-Bajaw, Sulu-Borneo, Inner Sulu Sama.

SAMBAL,BOTOLAN

[SBL] 31,500 (1975 census).Central Luzon, Zambales Province. People were affected by Mt. Pinatubo eruption. Alternate names: AETA NEGRITO, BOTOLAN ZAMBAL.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Northern Philippine, Bashiic-Central Luzon-Northern Mindoro, Central Luzon, Sambalic.

SAMBAL,TINA

[SNA] 70,000 (1998 SIL).Luzon, northern Zambales Province. Alternate names: TINA, SAMBALI.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Northern Philippine, Bashiic-Central Luzon-Northern Mindoro, Central Luzon, Sambalic.

SANGIL

[SNL] 15,000 (1996 SIL).Balut Island, off Mindanao. Alternate names: SANGIRI, SANGGIL.Dialects: SARANGANI, MINDANAO.Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sulawesi, Sangir-Minahasan, Sangiric.

SANGIR

[SAN] 55,000 in Philippines (1981 SIL). Balut and Sarangani islands off of Mindanao. Alternate names: SANGIHÉ, SANGIRESE. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Sulawesi, Sangir-Minahasan, Sangiric.

SORSOGON,MASBATE

[BKS] 85,000 (1975 census). Luzon, Sorsogon, Casiguran and Juban, Sorsogon Province. Alternate names: NORTHERN SORSOGON, SORSOGON BICOLANO. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Bisayan, Central, Warayan.

SORSOGON,WARAY

[SRV] 185,000 (1975 census). Southern Sorsogon Province. Alternate names: SOUTHERN SORSOGON, BIKOL SORSOGON, GUBAT. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Bisayan, Central, Warayan, Gubat.

SPANISH

[SPN] 2,658 (1990 census). Mainly in Manila. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Ibero-Romance, West Iberian, Castilian.

SUBANEN,CENTRAL

[SUS] 120,000 to 150,000 (1998 SIL). Eastern Zamboanga Peninsula, Mindanao, Sulu Archipelago. Alternate names: SINDANGAN SUBANUN. Dialects: EASTERN KOLIBUGAN (EASTERN KALIBUGAN). Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Subanun, Eastern.

SUBANEN,NORTHERN

[STB] 10,000 (1985 SIL). Tuboy: Sergio Osmeña, Mutia; Zamboanga del Norte; Salog: Misamis Occidental, Mindanao. Alternate names: TUBOY SUBANON. Dialects: DAPITAN, SALOG (SALUG), DIKAYU. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Subanun, Eastern.

SUBANON,KOLIBUGAN

[SKN] 20,000 (1998 Bill Hall SIL). Mindanao, Zamboanga Peninsula, southern Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga del Sur provinces. Alternate names: KOLIBUGAN, CALIBUGAN, KALIBUGAN. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Subanun, Kalibugan.

SUBANON,WESTERN

[SUC] 75,000 (1997 SIL). Mindanao, Zamboanga Peninsula. Alternate names: SIOCON. Dialects: WESTERN KOLIBUGAN (WESTERN KALIBUGAN). Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Subanun, Kalibugan.

SUBANUN, LAPUYAN

[LAA] 25,000 (1978 Brichoux SIL). Sub-peninsulas of eastern Zamboanga del Sur, Mindanao. Alternate names: LAPUYEN, MARGOSATUBIG, SUBANEN. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Subanun, Eastern.

SULOD

[SRG] 14,000 (1980 SIL). Tapaz, Capiz Province; Lambunao, Iloilo Province; Valderrama, Antique Province, Panay. Alternate names: BUKIDNON, MONDO. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine.

SURIGAONON

[SUL] 344,974 (1990 census). Surigao, Carrascal, Cantilan, Madrid, Lanusa. Dialects: JAUN-JAUN, CANTILAN (KANTILAN), NATURALIS, SURIGAONON. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Western Malayo-Polynesian, Meso Philippine, Central Philippine, Bisayan, South, Surigao.