Where on earth do they speak Bugawac?

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Language: Bugawac
Number of speakers: 12000
Language code: buk
Alternate names: Bugawac, Bukaua, Bukawa, Bukawac, Kawa, Kawac, Yom Gawac
Where spoken: Papua New Guinea

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, North New Guinea, Huon Gulf, North
  • Dialects: Central Bugawac, Central-Eastern Bugawac, Central-Western Bugawac, Eastern Bugawac, South-Western Bugawac, Western Bugawac
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Morobe Province, Huon gulf coast. Eastern dialect: Ulugidu, Bukawasip; Central-Western dialect: Wideru, Hec, and Cape Arkona villages, Buhalu, Tikeleng; Western dialect: Lae city villages; South Western dialect: Busamang, Asini.