Namakura

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A language of Vanuatu

Alternate Names
Makura, Namakir
Population

3,750 (Lynch and Crowley 2001).

Location

North Efate, Tongoa, and Tongariki.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Buninga, Makura (Emwae Island), Mataso, Tongariki Island, Tongoa Island.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Bible portions: 2005.
Writing
Latin script.