Jarawa

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A language of India

Population

250 (Abbi 2006).

Location

Andaman and Nicobar Islands union territory: interior and south central Rutland island, central interior and south interior South Andaman island, Middle Andaman island, west coast, 70 square km reserve.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Different from Önge [oon] and Sentinel [std].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Seminomadic. Traditional religion.