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Tongan, also known as Tonga, is an Eastern Malayo-Polynesian member of the Austronesian language family spoken by approximately 98% of the people of Tonga with smaller but significant populations in American Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, the United States and Vanuatu. The language is closely related to Niuean.
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