Nakai language

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Nakai
Native toIndonesia
RegionPapua
Native speakers
700 (1999)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3nkj
Glottolognaka1265[2]

Nakai is an Ok language of West Papua. Two of the three dialects, which pronounce the ethnonym Nagi, may be a distinct language.

References[edit]

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