Onin

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Onim, Sepa
Population

500 (Wurm 2000).

Location

Papua Barat Province, Fakfak regency, north Bomberai peninsula; Berau bay south coast, west to Wetin point, then southwest to Wirtopin bay; second enclave, south coast facing Panjang island, west of Fak Fak city.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Nikuda, Ogar, Patipi, Sepa.

Language Use

Potentially endangered (2000 S. Wurm). Under pressure from Iha [ihp] and Indonesian [ind] (Wurm 2007).

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.

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