Wersing

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Kolana, Kolana-Wersin, Warsina, Wersin
Population

L1 users: 3,700 (Grimes et al 1997).

Location

Nusa Tenggara Timur province: Alor island, Pietoko, Pureman, and 2 enclaves on central north, east, and southeast coasts.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Kolana, Maneta, Langkuru (Mademang, Pureman).

Other Comments

Cultural and historical relationship with Liquisa area in East Timor. Christian, traditional religion.

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