Emem language

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Emumu
Emem
Native toIndonesia
RegionNew Guinea
Native speakers
2,000 (2005)[1]
Pauwasi
  • Eastern
    • Emem–Karkar
      • Emumu
Language codes
ISO 639-3enr
Glottologemum1240[2]

Emumu, or Emem, is an Eastern Pauwasi language of West New Guinea. It has only 25% lexical similarity with Yafi, the other Eastern Pauwasi language.

References[edit]

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