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Yahadian

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3ner

Population  500 (1991 SIL).
Region  South Bird’s Head, along Maccluer Gulf between lower Mintamani and Sekak rivers.
Language map  Indonesia, Northwestern Papua, reference number 27
Alternate names   Jahadian, Nerigo, Yabin Yahadian
Dialects  Lexical similarity: 60% with Konda [knd].
Classification  Trans-New Guinea, South Bird’s Head, Konda-Yahadian
Comments  Sago marketers; fishermen. Christian, traditional religion.
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