Waropen language

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Waropen
Native to Indonesia
Region West Papua
Native speakers
unknown (6,000 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wrp
Glottolog waro1242[2]

Waropen is an Austronesian language in the putative Cenderawasih (Geelvink Bay) of Indonesian Papua. It is fairly closely related to the Yapen languages.

References[edit]

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