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Abun

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3kgr

Population  3,000 (1995 SIL).
Region  Sorong Regency; Ayamaru, Sausapor, Moraid subdistricts; North coast and interior of central Bird’s Head, north and south of Tamberau ranges. About 20 villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 17
Alternate names   A Nden, Karon, Manif, Yimbun
Dialects  Abun Tat (Karon Pantai), Abun Ji (Madik), Abun Je.
Classification  Language isolate
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: 5%–15%. NT: 2004.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  Christian, traditional religion.