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Matbat

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3xmt

Population  1,250 (Remijsen 2001).
Region  Raja Ampat Islands, Misool Island, Segaf Islands.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 1
Alternate names   Me
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, South Halmahera-West New Guinea, West New Guinea, Cenderawasih Bay, Raja Ampat
Comments  Tonal; 5 tones. Fishermen; agriculturalists. Traditional religion, Christian.
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