Yalë language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Sandaun Province
Native speakers
(600 cited 1991)[1]
  • Guriaso–Yale
    • Yalë
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nce
Glottolog yale1246[2]

The Yalë language, also known as Nagatman, is spoken in northwestern Papua New Guinea. It appears to be related to the Kwomtari languages. There were 600 speakers in 1991 and 30 monolinguals at an unrecorded date.[1]

External links[edit]

Paradisec has an open access collection that includes Yalë language materials from Don Laycock


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