Awyu, Asue

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Miaro, Miaro Awyu, Pisa
Population

6,500 (2002 SIL).

Location

Papua Province, South coast area, southwest of Wildeman river, east of Kampong river, inland from Pirimapun.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Edera Awyu [awy] and South Awyu [aws], but distinct from Central Awyu [awu] and Jair Awyu [awv].

Language Use

All domains.

Language Development
Bible portions: 1985.
Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.