Burmeso

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Boromeso, Borumesso, Burumeso, Manau, Monao, Monau, Taurap
Population

250 (Donohue 1998).

Location

Papua Province, Sarmi regency, Mamberamo Tengah subdistrict,1 village. Middle Mamberamo river, northeast of Lake Holmes.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: less than 5% with other languages.

Language Use

Vigorous. Not spoken by outsiders. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. Many also proficient in Indonesian [ind] and neighboring languages.

Language Development
Dictionary.
Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.