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Waigeo

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3wgo

Population  300 (1978 SIL).
Region  North central Waigeo Island off western Bird’s Head, Sorong Regency, Waigeo Selatan subdistrict, Warsanbin, Selegop, Waifoi, Go, Kabilol, Kabare, and Nyandesawai villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 10
Alternate names   Ambel, Amber, Amberi, Waigiu
Dialects  Metnyo, Metsam.
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, South Halmahera-West New Guinea, West New Guinea, Cenderawasih Bay, Raja Ampat
Comments  Christian, traditional religion.
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