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A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3wbw

Population  1,300 (1987 SIL).
Region  Miosnum and west Serui Islands, Wooi and Wainap villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 102
Alternate names   Wo’oi
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 77% with Pom [pmo], 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
Comments  Fishermen; agriculturalists. Christian.
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