Meriam Mir


Scripture Resources

This material contains drafts of various biblical passages and the complete book of Mark’s gospel from the 1980s.  The material is not authoritative and care must be exercised in its use. It has been made available as there is no active bible translation work in Meriam Mir underway at present.

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Meriam MirTCSD8390A -- The Murray Island Series800-Music & CombinationsDVDCIMR15
Meriam MirULKP3147A -- Nowa- Meriam Mir - Noah_x000D_
300 Bible Stories & Small PortionsPrintAuSIL5

General Language Information:

Meriam Mir is spoken by about 2,000 people on the Torres Strait Islands of Erub, Ugar and Mer between Papua New Guinea and the mainland of Australian. Some linguists classify Miriam Mir as a member of the Eastern Trans-Fly language family of Trans-New Guinea. However, others think it is not related to the other languages in that family. From

Gen 1:1 Agraretge Agudide kotor a gesep daratagemda,