Woria language

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RegionIndonesian Papua
Native speakers
5 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3wor

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

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

External links[edit]

Paradisec's open access collection from Bert Voorhoeve includes Woira language materials


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