Beli language

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Not to be confused with Beli language (South Sudan).
Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Sandaun Province
Native speakers
2,200 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bey
Glottolog beli1258[2]

Beli, or Jur Beli is a Torricelli language of Papua New Guinea. It is also known as Akuwagel, Makarim, Mukili.


  1. ^ Beli at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Beli (Papua New Guinea)". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.