Hunjara-Kaina Ke

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

8,770 (2000 census).

Location

Oro province: Kokoda RLLG.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Hunjara, Kaina Ke. Reportedly similar to Orokaiva [okv].

Typology

SOV.

Language Use

Vigorous. Home, village, church. Used by all. Positive attitudes. Many also use Tok Pisin [tpi] (Gray et al 2016). A few also use English [eng] (Gray et al 2016).

Language Development
Taught in primary schools.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.

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