Alamblak languages

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Eastern Sepik Hill
Sepik River basin, Papua New Guinea
Linguistic classification: Sepik
Glottolog: east2496[1]

The Alamblak languages are a small family of two clearly related languages,

Kaningra and Alamblak.

They are generally classified among the Sepik Hill languages of the Sepik family of northern Papua New Guinea.


  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Eastern Sepik Hill". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 


  • Ross, Malcolm (2005). "Pronouns as a preliminary diagnostic for grouping Papuan languages". In Andrew Pawley, Robert Attenborough, Robin Hide, Jack Golson, eds. Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 15–66. ISBN 0858835622. OCLC 67292782.