Tobati

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Enggros, Humboldt Jotafa, Jayapura, Jotafa, Tobwadic, Yautefa, Yotafa
Population

L1 users: 100 (Wurm 2007).

Location

Papua province: Enggros, Entrop, Kota Raja, Tanah Hitam, and Tobati villages on Jayapura bay.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

None known. Formerly classified as Papuan.

Language Use

Endangered (2000 D. Tryon); seriously endangered (2000 S. Wurm). Mainly assimilated to Indonesian [ind] language and culture. Also use Papuan Malay [pmy].

Other Comments

Christian.

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