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Mor language (Austronesian)

Mor
Native toIndonesia
RegionWest Papua
Native speakers
(700 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3mhz
Glottologmorm1235[2]

Mor or Moor is a tonal Austronesian language in the putative Cenderawasih (Geelvink Bay) of Indonesian Papua. It is not closely related to other languages.

Dialects are Ayombai, Hirom, and Kama.[3]:18

References

  1. ^ Mor at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Mor (Mor Islands)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Kamholz, David (2014). Austronesians in Papua: Diversification and change in South Halmahera–West New Guinea. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley. [escholarship.org]

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