Mor

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Mor2
Population

30 (2012 H. Hammarström). 70 semi-speakers (2012 H. Hammarström).

Location

Papua Barat Province, northwest Bomberai peninsula, Maccluer Gulf, inland area, southeast of Mariar.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

Seriously endangered (2000 S. Wurm). Under pressure from Baham [bdw], Iha [ihp], and Indonesian [ind] (Wurm 2007). Home. Used by few or no children.

Other Comments

Distinct from Austronesian Mor [mhz]. Christian, traditional religion.