Keapara

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Keopara, Kerepunu
Population

19,400 (2000 D. Tryon).

Location

Central Province, coast east of Hood peninsula to Lalaura west of Cape Rodney. 3 villages.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Aroma (Aloma, Arona, Galoma), Babaga, Kalo, Kapari, Keapara (Keopara), Lalaura, Maopa, Wanigela. In a chain of related varieties extending to Hula [hul].

Language Development
NT: 2004.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].