Rasawa language

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Region New Guinea
Native speakers
unknown (200 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 rac
Glottolog rasa1243[2]

Rasawa is a Papuan language of Indonesia. It shares half of its basic vocabulary with the Saponi language, but it's not clear if they are related.


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