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A language of Solomon Islands

Alternate Names
Nggao
Population

1,220 (1999 SIL).

Location

Central Isabel island, Tausese southeast to Floakora point, primarily in Poro.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Children increasingly using Cheke Holo [mrn] (Wurm 2007). All domains. All ages. Also use Bughotu [bgt], Cheke Holo [mrn]. Used as L2 by Bughotu [bgt].

Writing

Latin script [Latn].