Turumsa

Print

A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

5 (2002 SIL), decreasing.

Location

Western Province, Middle Fly district, Makapa village.

Language Maps
Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: 19% with Dibiyaso [dby], 61% with Doso [dol].

Typology

SOV

Language Use

Older adults. Also use Dibiyaso [dby], Doso [dol], Kamula [xla], Gogodala [ggw], or Hiri Motu [hmo].

Other Comments

Possibly no remaining speakers (2011).