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Most residents in Loreto and Tubajon speak the Cebuano/Boholano dialect. A percentage speaks Waray, a dialect spoken in the provinces of Samar and Northern Leyte. There are four barangays in the municipality of Loreto where the Waray dialect is spoken.

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