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Gresi

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3grs

Population  2,500 (1987 SIL).
Region  West of Lake Sentani, southeast of Genyem, Hawa, Bring, Tabangkwari, Yansu, Ibub, Sunna, Klaysu villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 162
Alternate names   Geresi, Glesi, Gresik, Klesi
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 80% with Kemtuik [kmt].
Classification  Nimboran
Language use  Also use Indonesian [ind].
Comments  Hunter-gatherers; agriculturalists. Traditional religion, Christian.
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