Arandai

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Dombano, Jaban, Sebyar, Sumuri, Yaban
Population

1,000 (1987 SIL).

Location

Papua Province, Manokwari regency, Bintuni subdistrict. South Bird’s Head, MacCluer Gulf; east and west of Wariaga river, Sebyar (Timoforo) river area.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Dombano (Arandai). Lexical similarity: 71% with the Kemberano and Dombano dialects.

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.