Serua

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A language of Indonesia

Population

No remaining speakers.

Location

Central Maluku Province, south central Seram island, transmigration area. 4 villages.

Language Status

10 (Extinct).

Dialects

Similar to Nila [nil]. Not intelligible with Teun [tve].

Language Use

Shifted to Ambon Malay [abs].

Other Comments

Government had moved them from Serua Island, south central Maluku, to Seram due to volcanic activity on their island.