Miriwung

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A language of Australia

Alternate Names
Merong, Miriwoong, Miriwun, Mirung
Population

210 (2006 census).

Location

Western Australia, Kununurra, Turkey creek; extends into Northern Territory towards mouth of Victoria river.

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Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Use

All young people and most older people only use Kriol [rop] (Wurm 2007). Only older adults. Also use Kriol [rop].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.