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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Baluan-Lou-Pam
Population

1,000 (1994 SIL).

Location

Manus Province, Lou island.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Rei. Dialects are very similar. Rei is dominant.

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

Also use Baluan-Pam [blq], Titan [ttv]. Used as L2 by Baluan-Pam [blq].

Language Development
Dictionary.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Different from Torricelli [tei] (Lou) in East Sepik Province or Kaki Ae (Lou) [tbd] in Gulf Province.