Language of the Day for 14 January 2021


Wára [tci]

A language of
Papua New Guinea
Population Full
930 (Evans et al 2018). 150 Anta, 200 Komnzo, 350 Wára, 100 Wèré, and 130 Kémä (Evans et al 2018).
6a (Vigorous).
Language Use
Vigorous. Used by all. Used as L2 by Namat [nkm], Namo [mxw].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%–15%. Literacy rate in L2: 5%–15%. 4 primary schools.