Mokilese

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A language of Micronesia

Alternate Names
Mokil, Mwoakilese, Mwoakilloa
Population

1,000 in Micronesia (2015 P. Knapp). 135 on Mokil Atoll. Total users in all countries: 1,450.

Location

Pohnpei state: Mokil (Mwoakiloa) atoll, southeast of Pohnpei island.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 79% with Pingelapese [pif], 75% with Pohnapeian [pon].

Language Use

Vigorous. All ages. Also use Pohnpeian [pon].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

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