Yaleba

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Aisana
Population

1,330 (2005 SIL). Only 25 Sileba dialect speakers.

Location

Milne Bay Province, Huhu LGA, Gamadoudou, Kilakilana, Iwame, Wanabelo, Gwaugulina, Gibara, and Dalidali villages.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Gamadoudou, Sileba. Similar to Wagawaga [wgb].

Language Use

Vigorous. People in Gwaugulina village shifting to Suau [swp].

Language Development
Taught in primary schools.