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Marau

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3mvr

Population  1,700 (1987 SIL).
Region  Serui Island south coast. 5 villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 104
Dialects  Warabori (Natabui, Warembori). Lexical similarity: 82% with Pom [pmo], Munggui [mth], Papuma [ppm], Ansus [and].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, South Halmahera-West New Guinea, West New Guinea, Cenderawasih Bay, Yapen, Central-Western
Comments  Fishermen; agriculturalists. Christian.
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