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Papuma

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3ppm

Population  600 (1982 SIL).
Region  Serui Island south coast, Papuma village.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 100
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 82% with Munggui [mth], Marau [mvr], Ansus [and].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, South Halmahera-West New Guinea, West New Guinea, Cenderawasih Bay, Yapen, Central-Western
Language use  Vigorous.
Comments  Fishermen. Christian, traditional religion.
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