Tiwi

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A language of Australia

Population

1,740 (2006 census). Nonfluent speakers.

Location

Northern Territory, Bathurst and Melville islands, Nguiu.

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Language Status

4 (Educational).

Typology

SVO

Language Use

Also use English [eng].

Language Development
Dictionary. Bible portions: 1979–2000.
Writing
Latin script.