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Biritai

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3bqq

Population  250 (1988 SIL).
Region  Lakes Plain just north of mid-Rouffaer River, Biri village.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 188
Alternate names   Aliki, Ati, Biri
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 69% with Obokuitai [afz], 61% with Eritai [ert], 60% with Kwerisa [kkb], 69% with Kaiy [tcq].
Classification  Lakes Plain, Tariku, East
Comments  SOV; tonal. Agriculturalists. Christian, traditional religion.
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