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A language of Papua New Guinea

ISO 639-3: kqw

Population 480 (1972 Beaumont).
Region New Ireland Province, southwest coast, Watpi, King, and Kait villages.
Alternate names   King
Classification Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, Meso Melanesian, New Ireland, South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic, Patpatar-Tolai
Language use 70% of the ethnic group speaks Kandas. Most domains.