Faiwol language

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Region Western Province, Papua New Guinea
Native speakers
unknown (4,500 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 fai
Glottolog faiw1243[2]

Faiwol is one of the Ok languages of Papua New Guinea. There are numerous dialects, including Faiwol proper, Angkiyak, Wopkei, and Kauwol on the Indonesian border.


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