Beami

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Bedamini, Bedamuni, Mougulu
Population

4,200 (Wurm and Hattori 1981).

Location

Western province: east of Nomad; into Southern Highlands province.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Komofio, North Beami.

Language Use

Used as L2 by Edolo [etr].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%–15%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Bible: 2008.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].