Yawa language

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Yawa
Native to Indonesia
Region Cenderawasih Bay
Native speakers
10,000  (2011)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 yva

Yawa (Yava) is the Papuan language of central Yapen Island in Geelvink (Cenderawasih) Bay, Indonesia. Alternative names are Iau (not the same as Iau language), Mantembu, Mora, Turu, and Yapanani.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yawa at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)