Lamu-Lamu language

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Lamu-Lamu
Mba Rumbathama
Native to Australia
Region Queensland
Ethnicity Lamalama
Native speakers
3 (2005) to 20 (2006 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lby
Glottolog lamu1254[2]
AIATSIS[1] Y136

Lamu-Lamu (Lama-Lama), also known by the clan name Mba Rumbathama, is a Paman language of Queensland, Australia.

Lamalama is one of four languages once spoken by the Lamalama people, the others being Morrobalama, Rimanggudinhma, and Umpithamu.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Lamu-Lamu at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Lamu-Lamu". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.