Yelmek

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Jab, Jabsch, Jelmek, Jelmik
Population

400 (1978 SIL).

Location

Papua Province, south coast area, east side of Marianne strait between Kolopom (Frederik Hendrik) island and mainland.

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Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly most similar to Maklew [mgf].

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.