Sauri language

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Sauri
Region Indonesian Papua
Native speakers
(100 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 srt
Glottolog saur1251[2]

Sauri is a Papuan language of the Indonesian province of Papua, on the eastern shore of Cenderawasih Bay.

Sauri is lexically similar to the East Geelvink Bay languages and presumably belongs in that family, but is too poorly attested to be sure.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sauri at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Sauri". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.