Oroha language

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Oroha
Region South Malaita, Solomon Islands
Ethnicity Oroha people
Native speakers
38 (1999)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ora
Glottolog oroh1237[2]

Oroha (also known as Oraha and Mara Ma-Siki) is an endangered Oceanic language of the Solomon Islands.

Numerals[edit]

Number Normal numbers Ordinal numbers
1 ʻeta ʻetana
2 rua ruana
3 ʻooru ʻooruna
4 hai haina
5 nima nimana
6 ʻoono ʻoonona
7 hiu hiuna
8 waru waruna
9 siwa siwana
10 tanaharu tanaharuʻana

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oroha at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Oroha". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Ivens, W. G. (1927). "A Study of the Oroha Language, Mala, Solomon Islands". Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies, University of London. 4 (3): 587–610. doi:10.1017/s0041977x00102988. 

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