Remote Oceanic languages

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Remote Oceanic
(proposed)
Geographic
distribution
Oceania, Polynesia
Linguistic classificationAustronesian
Subdivisions
GlottologNone
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A family of some 200 Remote Oceanic languages has traditionally been posited as a subgroup of the Central-Eastern Oceanic languages. However, it was abandoned by Lynch, Ross, & Crowley in 2002, as no defining features of the family could be found.

Languages[edit]

Its components are:

References[edit]

  • Lynch, John, Malcolm Ross & Terry Crowley. (2002). The Oceanic languages. Richmond, Surrey: Curzon Press.

See also[edit]