Ramopa

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Kereaka, Keriaka
Population

1,000 (Wurm and Hattori 1981).

Location

Bougainville Province, northwest Bougainville island, south of Rapoisi.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: 19% with Rapoisi [kyx].

Language Use

Few also use Tok Pisin [tpi].

Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Poetry. Bible portions.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.