West Ambae language

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West Ambae
RegionAmbae, Vanuatu
Native speakers
8,700 (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3nnd

West Ambae (also known as Duidui and Opa) is an Oceanic language spoken on Ambae, Vanuatu. Recognized dialects of West Ambae include Walaha and Nduindui (Duindui). The New Testament was published in West Ambae in 1984.


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

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