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A language of Papua New Guinea

ISO 639-3bir

Population  260 (2003 SIL). 50 to 100 Pikaru.
Region  East Sepik Province; Karawari, Wagupmeri, and Korosameri rivers’ headwaters; Bisorio, Iniai, Gadio villages.
Language map  Papua New Guinea, Map 6, reference number 243
Alternate names   Iniai, Inyai-Gadio-Bisorio
Dialects  Pikaru (Bikaru). Lexical similarity: 70% with Nete [net].
Classification  Trans-New Guinea, Engan, Enga
Language development  NT: 1993.
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