Yelogu language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionEast Sepik Province
Native speakers
160 (2003)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3ylg
Coordinates: 4°08′22″S 142°48′13″E / 4.139504°S 142.803587°E / -4.139504; 142.803587 (Yelogu)Coordinates: 4°08′22″S 142°48′13″E / 4.139504°S 142.803587°E / -4.139504; 142.803587 (Yelogu)

Yelogu, also known as Kaunga, is one of the Ndu languages of Sepik River region of northern Papua New Guinea. It is spoken in Yelogu village (4°08′22″S 142°48′13″E / 4.139504°S 142.803587°E / -4.139504; 142.803587 (Yelogu)), Bangus ward, Ambunti Rural LLG, East Sepik Province.[3][4]


  1. ^ Yelogu at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Yalaku". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Eberhard, David M.; Simons, Gary F.; Fennig, Charles D., eds. (2019). "Papua New Guinea languages". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (22nd ed.). Dallas: SIL International.
  4. ^ United Nations in Papua New Guinea (2018). "Papua New Guinea Village Coordinates Lookup". Humanitarian Data Exchange. 1.31.9.