Aka-Bea language

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Bea
Aka-Bea
Native to India
Region Andaman Islands
Extinct (date missing)
Great Andamanese
  • Southern
    • Bea
Language codes
ISO 639-3 abj
Glottolog akab1249[1]

The Bea language, Aka-Bea,[2] is an extinct Great Andamanese language of the Southern[3] group. It was spoken around the western Andaman Strait and around the northern and western coast of South Andaman.

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  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Aka-Bea". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  2. ^ also Beada ~ Biada or Bogijiab ~ Bojigniji ~ Bojigyab
  3. ^ Manoharan, S. (1983). "Subgrouping Andamanese group of languages." International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics XII(1): 82-95.