Wuvulu-Aua language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Wuvulu and Aua Islands, Manus Province
Native speakers
1,500 (2004)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wuv
Glottolog wuvu1239[2]

The Wuvulu-Aua language is one of three Western Admiralty Islands languages, the other two being Seimat and the extinct Kaniet. The language is spoken on Wuvulu and Aua Islands by approximately 1500 people in the Manus Province of Papua New Guinea.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Organized Phonology Data - Wuvula-Aua Language - Manus Province" (PDF). Retrieved 2007-07-15. 
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Wuvulu-Aua". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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