Spoken L1 Language: Papuan Malay

Comments on subclassification

Paauw, Scott H. 2009

AES status:
not endangered
David M. Eberhard and Gary F. Simons and Charles D. Fennig 2020
Malay, Papuan (pmy-pmy) = 3 (Wider communication). Used as a trade language in the 19th century and established further as an LWC by Dutch colonial language policies in early 20th century. Now LWC in coastal areas of West Papua.
show big map


Details Name Title Any field ca Year Pages Doctype ca Provider da