Bina language (Papua New Guinea)

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Bina
Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionCentral Province
Extinct(2 non-primary speakers reported 1981)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bmn
Glottologbina1271[2]

Bina is an extinct Austronesian language of Papua New Guinea. It was restructured through contact with neighboring Papuan languages, and it turn influencing them, before speakers shifted to those languages.

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  1. ^ Bina language (Papua New Guinea) at Ethnologue (14th ed., 2000).
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Bina (Papua New Guinea)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.