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Nauruan Pidgin English
Spoken in Nauru
Total speakers
Language family English-based pidgin
Language codes
ISO 639-1 None
ISO 639-2 cpe
ISO 639-3 cpi

Nauruan Pidgin English is an English-based pidgin spoken in Nauru. It appears to be the result of a merger of Chinese-type and Melanesian-type pidgins.


  • Siegel, Jeff (1990). "Pidgin English in Nauru". Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 5 (2): pp. 157–186.  


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