Yelmek language

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RegionWest Papua
Native speakers
(400 cited 1978)[1]
DialectsGalum, Jilmek, Mopoko, Gonek, Dib (Dibga)
Language codes
ISO 639-3jel

Yelmek, also known as Jelmek, Jelmik or Jab,[2] is a language of the proposed Trans-Fly – Bulaka River family in West Papua.

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