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Kwerisa

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3kkb

Population  32 (2000 S. Wurm). Ethnic population: 130.
Region  Lower Rouffaer River, Kaiy village.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 195
Alternate names   Taogwe
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 60% with Biritai [bqq].
Classification  Lakes Plain, Tariku, East
Language use  Home. Older adults. Most of the ethnic group now speak Kaiy [tcq].
Comments  Fishermen; hunters. Traditional religion, Christian. Nearly extinct.
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