Suarmin

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Akiapmin, Duranmin
Population

140 (2000 S. Wurm).

Location

Sandaun Province, Telefomin district, Kenu river hamlets; Om river tributary. Near Duranmin airstrip.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 29% with Papi [ppe].

Language Use

Endangered (2000 S. Wurm). Youth are quite bilingual in Telefol [tlf] (Wurm 2007).