Language of the Day for 16 September 2020


Nomane [nof]

A language of
Papua New Guinea
Population Full
6,700 (2000 census). 3,140 Kewo-Meba, 2,290 Meine, 1,250 Siarha, and 20 Gomla (all men 35 and older).
6a (Vigorous).
Language Use
Home, community, market. Used by all. Positive attitudes. All also use Tok Pisin [tpi]. Also use Kuman [kue].
Language Development
Taught in primary schools.