Ama language (New Guinea)

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region East Sepik Province
Native speakers
(480 cited 1990 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 amm
Glottolog amap1240[2]

Ama (Sawiyanu) is a Left May language of New Guinea, in East Sepik Province. Former dialects have merged.


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