Ese language

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Ese
Region Papua New Guinea
Native speakers
10,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mcq
Glottolog esee1247[2]

Ese, or Managalasi, is a language of Papua New Guinea. Dialects are Muaturaina, Chimona, Dea, Akabafa, Nami, Mesari, Averi, Afore, Minjori, Oko, Wakue, Numba, Jimuni, Karira. 40% of speakers are monolingual.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ese at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Ese". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.