Nalca

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Hmanggona, Hmonono, Kimjal, Kimyal, Naltje, Naltya
Population

11,100 (2000).

Location

Papua Province, northeast of Korupun and southeast of Nipsan, north slopes, east highlands area.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: 59% with Kosarek Yale [kkl].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: Below 1% semiliterate. NT: 2001.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Distinct from Korupun (Kimyal) dialect of Korupun-Sela [kpq]. Christian, traditional religion.