Onjob language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionOro Province
Native speakers
150 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3onj
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Onjob is a Papuan language of New Guinea. It is a rather divergent member of the Dagan family.

It is spoken in Koreat (9°20′33″S 149°08′18″E / 9.342387°S 149.138425°E / -9.342387; 149.138425 (Koreaf)) and Naukwate (9°19′59″S 149°09′09″E / 9.333002°S 149.152413°E / -9.333002; 149.152413 (Naukwate)) villages in Tufi Rural LLG, Oro Province.[3][4]

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  1. ^ Onjob at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Onjob". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Eberhard, David M.; Simons, Gary F.; Fennig, Charles D., eds. (2019). "Papua New Guinea languages". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (22nd ed.). Dallas: SIL International.
  4. ^ United Nations in Papua New Guinea (2018). "Papua New Guinea Village Coordinates Lookup". Humanitarian Data Exchange. 1.31.9.