Minidien language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Sandaun Province
Ethnicity 1,190 (2000 census)[1]
Native speakers
100 (2004)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wii
Glottolog mini1253[2]

Wiaki, a.k.a. Minidien, is a nearly extinct Torricelli language of Papua New Guinea. It is spoken only some of the time by some of the older generation.


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