Orya language

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Orya
Native toIndonesia
RegionWest Papua
Native speakers
(1,600 cited 1985)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3ury
Glottologorya1242[2]

Orya (Oria, or erroneously Uria) is a Papuan language spoken in Indonesia. Warpok is the Nimboran name.

Phonology[edit]

Consonants:[3]

t k ʔ
b d ʤ ɡ
s h
z
m n ŋ
l
w j

Vowels:[3]

i ɨ u
e o
æ
a

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orya at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Orya". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ a b Foley, William A. (2018). "The languages of Northwest New Guinea". In Palmer, Bill (ed.). The Languages and Linguistics of the New Guinea Area: A Comprehensive Guide. The World of Linguistics. 4. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton. pp. 433–568. ISBN 978-3-11-028642-7.