Bine language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
Native speakers
(2,000 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bon

Bine, also known as Pine, Kunini, Masingara or Oriomo (a name shared with Wipi),[2] is a Papuan language of New Guinea. Glottolog lists the following varieties: Boze-Giringarede, Irupi-Drageli, Kunini, Masingle, Sebe, Sogal and Tate.


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