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Segai language

Segai
Punan Kelai
Native toIndonesia
RegionWest Kalimantan
Native speakers
(30,000 cited 1981–2002)[1]
Dialects
  • Kelai
  • Segah
  • Bolongan
Language codes
ISO 639-3Either:
sge – Segai
blj – Bolongan
Glottologsega1243  Segai[2]
bolo1268  Bolongan[3]

Segai, also known as Punan Kelai, is a Kayan language spoken in several communities along the Kelai River, Berau Regency, East Kalimantan, Indonesia.[4]

Phonology

Consonants

Consonant phonemes of Punan Kelai[5]
Labial Alveolar Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n ɲ ŋ
Plosive voiceless p t c k ʔ
voiced b d ɟ ɡ
Fricative s h
Approximant l

External links

  1. ^ Segai at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Bolongan at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Segai". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Bolongan". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  4. ^ Smith, Alexander D. (2017). The Languages of Borneo: A Comprehensive Classification. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii at Manoa. p. 77.
  5. ^ Smith, Alexander D. (2017). The Languages of Borneo: A Comprehensive Classification. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii at Manoa. p. 78.