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Southern Adelbert languages

Southern Adelbert
Geographic
distribution
Papua New Guinea
Linguistic classificationNortheast New Guinea?
  • Madang
    • West Madang
      • Southern Adelbert
Glottologsout3148[1]

The South Adelbert or Southern Adelbert Range languages are a family of languages in the Madang stock of New Guinea.

Languages

The languages are as follows.[2]

Daniels (2012) classifies Gants with Atemble and Nend.

Recently discovered Magɨ appears to be closely related to Aisi. Magɨyi, discovered the same year, is less certain, but may also be a Sogeram language.

Daniels (2016)

Daniels (2016) splits Sogeram into three branches, and adds some recently documented languages.[3]

Sogeram

References

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "South Adelbert". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ Daniels, Don. 2016. Magɨ: An undocumented language of Papua New Guinea. Oceanic Linguistics 55: 199-224.
  4. ^ Daniels, Don. 2017. Gants is a Sogeram Language. Language and Linguistics in Melanesia 35: 82-93.
  • Ross, Malcolm (2005). "Pronouns as a preliminary diagnostic for grouping Papuan languages". In Andrew Pawley; Robert Attenborough; Robin Hide; Jack Golson (eds.). Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 15–66. ISBN 0858835622. OCLC 67292782.

Further reading

  • Ross, Malcolm. 2014. Proto-South-Adelbert. TransNewGuinea.org.
  • Ross, Malcolm. 2014. Proto-Korak-Waskia. TransNewGuinea.org.
  • Proto-Sogeram. TransNewGuinea.org. From Daniels, D. 2010. A preliminary phonological history of the Sogeram languages of Papua New Guinea. Oceanic Linguistics, 49, 163-193.
  • Proto-Central-Sogeram. TransNewGuinea.org. From Daniels, D. 2010. A preliminary phonological history of the Sogeram languages of Papua New Guinea. Oceanic Linguistics, 49, 163-193.
  • Proto-Eastern-Sogeram. TransNewGuinea.org. From Daniels, D. 2010. A preliminary phonological history of the Sogeram languages of Papua New Guinea. Oceanic Linguistics, 49, 163-193.
  • Proto-Western-Sogeram. TransNewGuinea.org. From Daniels, D. 2010. A preliminary phonological history of the Sogeram languages of Papua New Guinea. Oceanic Linguistics, 49, 163-193.