Sîshëë

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A language of New Caledonia

Alternate Names
Nere, Siche, Sirhe, Yirhe, Yirhee, Ziche, Zira, Zire
Population

No known L1 speakers. Last known speaker died in the 1990s. Ethnic population: 19 (2009 census).

Location

Nord province: Poya commune; Sud province: Bourail commune; Coral Sea coastal plain.

Language Status

9 (Dormant).

Language Use

There are reports of the language being revived (Wurm 2007).