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Language: Baruga
Number of speakers: 2230
Language code: bjz
Alternate names: Baruga
Where spoken: Papua New Guinea

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  • Language classification: Trans-New Guinea, Greater Binanderean, Binanderean, Nuclear Binanderean, South Binanderean, Coastal Binanderean, Baruga
  • Dialects: Bareji, Baruga, Mado, Tafota Baruga
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Oro Province, Tufi district, in Musa and Bariji rivers flood plains. Gaina (See: [[Gaina]]), Bariji (See: [[Bariji]]), and Yareba (See: [[Yareba]]) language areas on south border; Ewage-Notu (Okeina dialect) (See: [[Ewage-Notu]]), Ambe Tofo, Korafe-Mokorua, Miniafia-Arifama, Ubir (See: [[Ubir]]), and Maisin (See: [[Maisin]]) villages and language areas are on east border. Dyke Ackland bay is north.