Taikat

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Arso, Tajkat
Population

500 (Wurm 2000).

Location

Papua Province, due south of Jayapura, northeast border area.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly most similar to Awyi [auw].

Language Use

Potentially endangered (2000 S. Wurm). Under strong pressure from Indonesian [ind] (Wurm 2007).

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.