Penan, Bah-Biau

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A language of Malaysia

Alternate Names
Bah-Biau, Punan
Population

450 (Wurm and Hattori 1981).

Location

Central Sarawak, 7th division, Merit and Rejang rivers areas.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Punan Bah (Punan Ba), Punan Biau.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Nomadic. They get salt from the Kayan.