Kayan–Murik languages

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Kayanic
Kayan–Murik
Geographic
distribution
central Borneo
Linguistic classification Austronesian
Subdivisions
  • Kayan
  • Modang
  • Muller-Schwaner "Punan"
  • Murik
Glottolog kaya1333[1]

The Kayan or Kayan–Murik languages are a group of Austronesian languages spoken in Borneo by the Kayan, Punan, and related peoples.

They are,

Robert Blust (1991) specifically excluded Kayan from his North Bornean languages. He removed Bukat from Kayan in 2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Kayanic". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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