Camorta language

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Native to Nicobar Islands, India
Region Camorta Island
Native speakers
ca. 3,000[1]  (2001 census)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ncb (Central Nicobarese)
Glottolog camo1249[3]

Camorta (Kamorta) is a Nicobarese language spoken in the central Nicobar Islands. It is not mutually intelligible with the other Central Nicobarese languages.


  1. ^ approximately one third of the Central Nicobarese population of 10,100
  2. ^ Camorta at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  3. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Camorta". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.