Unua

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A language of Vanuatu

Alternate Names
Onua
Population

750 (1999), increasing. 50 in Bush Unua.

Location

Malampa Province, east Malekula island.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bush Unua, Pangkumu.

Language Use

Use Bislama [bis] for church and meetings. Home, local activities. All ages.

Language Development
Poetry. Bible portions: 1892–1950.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian.