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A language of Papua New Guinea

ISO 639-3bbn

Population  10,000 (1998 SIL).
Region  West New Britain Province, Talasea District, Unea (Bali) Island off northwest coast.
Language map  Papua New Guinea, Map 12, reference number 560
Alternate names   Bali, Bali-Vitu
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, Meso Melanesian, Bali-Vitu
Comments  ‘Bali’ is the outsiders’ name for the island, which the people call ‘Unea’.