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Manikion

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3mnx

Population  12,000 (1987 SIL).
Region  East Bird’s Head, east of Meyah, south of Manokwari. About 50 villages.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 22
Alternate names   Mantion, Sogh, Sougb
Dialects  4 dialects.
Classification  East Bird’s Head-Sentani, East Bird’s Head, Mantion
Language development  NT: 1997.
Comments  Fishermen; agriculturalists. Christian, traditional religion.