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Marti Ke

A language of Australia

ISO 639-3zmg

Population  3. Ethnic population: 100.
Region  Northern Territory, Wadeye, coast south from Moyle River estuary to Port Keat, southwest of Darwin.
Language map  Northern Australia, reference number 21
Alternate names   Magadige, Magati Gair, Magati-Ge, Mati Ke
Dialects  Similar to Maringarr [zmt], Marithiel [mfr].
Classification  Australian, Daly, Bringen-Wagaydy, Bringen
Language use  50 L2 speakers. Older adults. Some also use Murrinh Patha [mwf], English, or Kriol [rop].
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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