Fore language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province
Ethnicity Fore
Native speakers
(17,000 cited 1991)[1]
  • Pamusa
Language codes
ISO 639-3 for
Glottolog fore1270[2]

Fore or Foré /ˈfɔːr/[3] is a Kainantu-Goroka language spoken in the Goroka District of Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Fore at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Fore". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Laurie Bauer, 2007, The Linguistics Student’s Handbook, Edinburgh