Pwapwâ

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A language of New Caledonia

Alternate Names
Poapoa, Pwapwa
Population

40 (2006 census), decreasing.

Location

North Province, west coast, Voh, Boyen and Témala.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

Seriously endangered (2000 D. Tryon). Under pressure from Jawe [jaz], Yuanga [nua] and French [fra] (Wurm 2007).

Other Comments

Christian.