Tefaro language

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Tefaro
RegionIndonesian Papua
Native speakers
(100 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3tfo
Glottologtefa1238[2]

Tefaro is a Papuan language of the Indonesian province of Papua, on the eastern shore of Cenderawasih Bay.

Tefaro is lexically similar to the East Geelvink Bay languages and presumably belongs in that family, but is too poorly attested to be sure.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tefaro at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Tefaro". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.