Kamberau language

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Kamberau
Asienara, Iria
Kamrau
Native toIndonesia
RegionWestern New Guinea
Native speakers
(1,600 cited 1993)[1]
Dialects
  • Ira (North Kamberau)
  • Asienara (South Kamberau)
Language codes
ISO 639-3irx
Glottologkamb1302[2]

Kamberau or Kamrau is either of two Asmat–Kamoro languages spoken in New Guinea. North Kamberau is also known as Iria, and South Kamberau as Asienara, a name that has been mistakenly used for the related language Buruwai.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kamberau at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kamberau". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ [1]