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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Oriomo, Pine
Population

2,000 (1987 SIL).

Location

Western Province, Daru district, south of Fly river.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Boze-Giringarede, Irupi-Drageli, Kunini, Masingle, Sebe, Sogal, Tate.

Typology

SOV.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 50%–75%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Videos. NT: 1993.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].