Kowiai language

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South Bomberai
Native toIndonesia
RegionNew Guinea
Native speakers
600 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3kwh

Kowiai (Kuiwai) is an Austronesian language of the Bomberai Peninsula in New Guinea.


  1. ^ Kowiai at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kowiai". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.