Gants language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionMadang Province
Native speakers
(1,900 cited 1981)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3gao

Gants, or as spelled in the language itself, Gaj, is a Madang language of Papua New Guinea.

The classification of Gants in uncertain. Usher identifies it with the Kalam languages, Daniels (2012) with the Sogeram languages. Both groups belong to the Madang family.


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

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