Where on earth do they speak Dobu?

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Language: Dobu
Number of speakers: 10000
Language code: dob
Alternate names: Dobu, Dobuan
Where spoken: Papua New Guinea

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Western Oceanic, Papuan Tip, Nuclear, North Papuan Mainland-D’Entrecasteaux, Dobu-Duau
  • Dialects: Central Dobu, Dawada-Siausi, Galubwa, Loboda, Roboda, Sanaroa, Ubuia
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Milne Bay Province, Esa’ala district, Sanaroa, Dobu, parts of Fergusson and Normanby islands. 500 villages.