Porome Kibiri Native to Papua New Guinea Region Gulf Province, Kikori District, near Aird Hills, on several tributaries of Kikori River, villages of Tipeowo, Doibo, Paile, Babaguina, Ero, and Wowa in southern Papua New Guinea
1,200 (2011)  Dialects
Language codes ISO 639-3 prm Glottolog kibi1239 
Map: The Porome language of New Guinea
The Porome language (large bay, southern PNG)
Trans–New Guinea languages
Other Papuan languages
Austronesian languages Uninhabited Coordinates: 7°27′S 144°17′E / 7.450°S 144.283°E Porome, also known as Kibiri, is a Papuan language of southern Papua New Guinea.
There are over a thousand speakers in
Babaguina ( ), 7°28′52″S 144°15′14″E / 7.480977°S 144.254009°E Doibo ( ), 7°27′28″S 144°16′18″E / 7.45766°S 144.271731°E Ero ( ), 7°26′46″S 144°21′53″E / 7.446131°S 144.364831°E Paile, Tipeowo, and Wowa villages in West Kikori Rural LLG, Gulf Province, near the Aird Hills and Kikori River tributaries. 
Porome was classified as a
language isolate by Stephen Wurm. Although Malcolm Ross linked it to the Kiwaian languages, there is no evidence for a connection apart from the pronouns 1sg amo and 2sg do.
The independent pronouns and subject suffixes to the verb are as follows:
Porome at (18th ed., 2015) Ethnologue
Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kibiri". . Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. Glottolog 3.0
Eberhard, David M.; Simons, Gary F.; Fennig, Charles D., eds. (2019). "Papua New Guinea languages". (22nd ed.). Dallas: Ethnologue: Languages of the World SIL International.
United Nations in Papua New Guinea (2018). "Papua New Guinea Village Coordinates Lookup". Humanitarian Data Exchange. 1.31.9.
Ross, Malcolm (2005). "Pronouns as a preliminary diagnostic for grouping Papuan languages". In Andrew Pawley; Robert Attenborough; Robin Hide; Jack Golson (eds.). Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 15–66. ISBN . 0858835622 OCLC 67292782.