Tamolan languages

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New Guinea
Linguistic classification: Ramu – Lower Sepik
Glottolog: tamo1242[1]

The Tamolan languages are a small family of clearly related languages,

Romkun, Breri, Kominimung, Igana, Akrukay, and Midsivindi (Inapang, Itutang).

They are generally classified among the Ramu languages of northern Papua New Guinea.


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