Where on earth do they speak Jawe?

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Language: Jawe
Number of speakers: 990
Language code: jaz
Alternate names: Diahoue, Jawe, Njawe, Oubatch, Ubach
Where spoken: France

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  • Language classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, New Caledonian, Northern, North, Nemi
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in: New Caledonia
  • Region: East coast, Hienghène, from Tchamboenne to Tao; some inland villages on both sides of central divide.