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Liki

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3lio

Population  11 (2005 SIL), decreasing. Ethnic population: 320.
Region  Sarmi Regency, Sarmi subdistrict, Islands off north coast of Sarmi.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 115
Alternate names   Moar
Dialects  Similar to Sobei [sob].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, North New Guinea, Sarmi-Jayapura Bay, Sarmi
Language use  Mainly older adults. Also use Indonesian [ind].
Comments  Fishermen. Nearly extinct.
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