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A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3urn

Population  400 (1983 SIL).
Region  Karas Island and 2 small islands between Karas Island and mainland of southwest Bomberai Peninsula.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 45
Alternate names   Faur, Tubiruasa
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Central Malayo-Polynesian, North Bomberai
Comments  Blust says this appears to be Central Malayo-Polynesian. Fishermen; lumbermen; oil workers; cocoa; spice. Traditional religion, Christian.
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