Nimo language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Sandaun Province
Native speakers
350 (1998)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 niw
Glottolog nimo1247[2]

Nimo (Nimo-Wasawai) is a Left May language of New Guinea, in Sandaun Province. Nimo and Wasawai are two of the villages inhabited by speakers of this language. It is close to Nakwi.


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