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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Po, Sorimi
Population

85 (1998 NTM).

Location

Sandaun province: Bo, Kaumifi, Kobaru, and Nigyama Umarita villages; East Sepik province: Sandaun province border area, near Right May river. Heart of Western Range.

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Language Status

6b* (Threatened).

Dialects

Kaboru, Nikiyama, Umuruta.

Language Development

Literacy rate in L2: 50%.

Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Area seldom entered by outsiders. Unconfirmed as a separate language. Traditional religion.

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