Bikaru

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Bugalu, Pikaru
Population

100 (Wurm and Hattori 1981).

Location

East Sepik Province, April river headwaters.

Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 5%. Literacy rate in L2: 5%–15%.
Other Comments

Nomadic. Traditional religion.