Native toIndonesia
RegionWest Sulawesi
Native speakers
(12,000 cited 1984)[1]
  • Aralle
  • Tabulahan
  • Mambi
Language codes
ISO 639-3atq

Aralle-Tabulahan is an Austronesian language that belongs to the South Sulawesi subgroup. It is spoken in Mamasa Regency, West Sulawesi, Indonesia.[2]

Aralle-Tabulahan has three dialects: Aralle, Tabulahan and Mambi. The Mambi dialect is the most divergent and takes an intermediate position between the other two dialects and the neighboring Bambam language.[3]


  1. ^ Aralle-Tabulahan at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ Friberg, Timothy; Laskowske, Thomas V. (1989). "South Sulawesi languages" (PDF). In J.N. Sneddon (ed.). Studies in Sulawesi linguistics part 1. NUSA 17. Jakarta: Badan Penyelenggara Seri Nusa. pp. 1–17.
  3. ^ McKenzie, Robin (1991). "Phonology of Aralle-Tabulahan" (PDF). In van den Berg, René (ed.). Workpapers in Indonesian Languages and Cultures (PDF). Vol. 12, Sulawesi phonologies. Ujung Pandang: Summer Institute of Linguistics. pp. 98–149. ISBN 979-8132-85-8.