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A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3bgv

Population  300 (1993 R. Doriot).
Region  South coast area bordering Asmat to east and Sawi to west, lower Eilanden River. 3 villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 241
Alternate names   Bipim, Bipim As-So
Classification  Trans-New Guinea, Marind, Yaqay
Language use  Some also use some Indonesian [ind] or an Asmat variety.
Comments  Fishermen; sago-gatherers. Traditional religion, Christian.
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