Faiwol language

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Region Western Province, Papua New Guinea
Native speakers
(4,500 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 fai
Glottolog faiw1243[2]

Faiwol is one of the Ok languages of Papua New Guinea. There are numerous dialects, including Faiwol proper, Angkiyak, Wopkei, and Kauwol on the Indonesian border.


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