Gogodala–Suki languages

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Suki – Aramia River
New Guinea
Linguistic classification Papuan Gulf ?
  • Gogodala–Suki
Glottolog suki1244[1]
Map: The Gogodala–Suki languages of New Guinea
  The Gogodala–Suki languages
  Other Trans–New Guinea languages
  Other Papuan languages
  Austronesian languages

The Gogodala–Suki languages are a family of Trans–New Guinea languages in the classification of Malcolm Ross. The four language are clearly related.

Pronouns are:

sg pl
1 *ne ?
2 *a *de


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Suki–Gogodala". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Ross, Malcolm (2005). "Pronouns as a preliminary diagnostic for grouping Papuan languages". In Andrew Pawley; Robert Attenborough; Robin Hide; Jack Golson. Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 15–66. ISBN 0858835622. OCLC 67292782.