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A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

250 (2002 SIL).

Location

Western province: Morehead district, Bimadeben village, between Nambo [ncm] and Idi [idi] language areas.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Transmitted to young people. Those marrying into the village learn Nen (2011). Also use Idi [idi], Nambo [ncm]. Also use English [eng], especially people 12 to 45 years of age (and particularly the men in that group) with high proficiency.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

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