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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Erap, Uri Vehees, Urii
Population

2,500 (1991 SIL).

Location

Morobe Province, Boana district.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

East Urii, West Urii.

Typology

SOV.

Language Use

Used as L2 by Mungkip [mpv].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 25%–50%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. NT: 1984.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].