Seim language

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Seim
Mende
Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionEast Sepik Province and Sandaun Province
Native speakers
5,700 (2003)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3sim
Glottologmend1268[2]
Coordinates: 3°39′58″S 142°34′15″E / 3.666057°S 142.570816°E / -3.666057; 142.570816 (Seim Catholic Mission)Coordinates: 3°39′58″S 142°34′15″E / 3.666057°S 142.570816°E / -3.666057; 142.570816 (Seim Catholic Mission)

Seim, or Mende, is a Sepik language of Yirwondi ward and surroundings (3°39′58″S 142°34′15″E / 3.666057°S 142.570816°E / -3.666057; 142.570816 (Seim Catholic Mission)) in Mawase Rural LLG, Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Seim at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Mende (Papua New Guinea)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Eberhard, David M.; Simons, Gary F.; Fennig, Charles D., eds. (2019). "Papua New Guinea languages". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (22nd ed.). Dallas: SIL International.
  4. ^ United Nations in Papua New Guinea (2018). "Papua New Guinea Village Coordinates Lookup". Humanitarian Data Exchange. 1.31.9.

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