Biem language

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Biem
Bam
Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionEast Sepik Province
Native speakers
2,200 (2000 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bmc
Glottologbiem1237[2]

Biem, or Bam, is an Oceanic language of northeast New Guinea, spoken on Bam, Blup Blup, and neighboring islands off the coast of Wewak

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biem at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Biem". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.