Doga language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionMilne Bay Province, tip of Cape Vogel
Native speakers
200 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3dgg

The Doga language is an Austronesian language spoken by about 200 people along Cape Vogel in the Milne Bay Province of Papua New Guinea.

External links[edit]

  • Open access materials on Doga are available through Paradisec, including the Arthur Capell collection (AC2) and the Tom Dutton collection (TD1)

Further reading[edit]

  • Landweer, M. Lynn. "Sociolinguistic Survey Report of the Anuki Language, Cape Vogel, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea." 2001
  • Landweer, Martha Lynn. 2006. A Melanesian perspective on mechanisms of language maintenance and shift: case studies from Papua New Guinea. Ph.D., University of Essex. 2 vols.


  1. ^ Doga at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Doga". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.