Language of the Day for 11 February 2020

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Vamale [mkt]

A language of
New Caledonia
Population Full
100 (2009 census), decreasing. Estimated population based on census. 2009 census figures for all 6 Voh-Koné languages: 1,203.
Status
7 (Shifting).
Language Use
Endangered (2000 D. Tryon). Hmwaeke nearly extinct. Under pressure from Fwai [fwa], Cemuhi [cam], and French [fra] (Wurm 2007). Adults only.