Southern Adelbert languages

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Southern Adelbert
New Guinea
Linguistic classification: Trans–New Guinea
Glottolog: sout3148[1]

The South Adelbert or Southern Adelbert Range languages are a family of languages in the Madang branch of the Trans–New Guinea languages of New Guinea.


The languages are as follows. The classification of Segeram is that of Daniels (2012).


  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "South Adelbert". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 


  • Ross, Malcolm (2005). "Pronouns as a preliminary diagnostic for grouping Papuan languages". In Andrew Pawley, Robert Attenborough, Robin Hide, Jack Golson, eds. Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 15–66. ISBN 0858835622. OCLC 67292782.