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Damal

A language of Indonesia (Papua)

ISO 639-3uhn

Population  14,000 (2000 S. Wurm).
Region  Paniai Regency, Ilaga and Beoga subdistricts, central highlands west of Western Dani, east of Ekari, southeast of Kemandoga River source, throughout Puncak Jaya, north and south Carstens Mountains.
Language map  Indonesia, Eastern Papua, reference number 64
Alternate names   Amung, Amung Kal, Amungme, Amuy, Enggipiloe, Hamung, Oehoendoeni, Uhunduni
Dialects  Damal, Amung, Amongme, Enggipilu. Related to Ekari [ekg], Moni [mnz], Wolani [wod].
Classification  Trans-New Guinea, Damal
Language development  NT: 1988.
Comments  Tonal. Agriculturalists. Christian.
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