Miani
Tani
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Madang Province
Ethnicity Rarin and neighboring villages of Bedup, Kaukombar, Bobom, Viab, Suraten, Tamokot and Simbine
Speakers
(3,000 South cited 2003, 1,500 North cited 1987)
Family
Trans–New Guinea?
AreaMadang Province, Bogia District, inland.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
pla – Miani (North) includes Rarin, Simbine, Tamokot, Bedup and Kaukombar
tnh – Maiani (South) includes Viab, Bobom, Waba, Aleswav, Giniwarav and many more in the interlands
Glottolog mian1254  Miani (North)
maia1253  Miani (South)
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