Uneapa language

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Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionBali Island, West New Britain
Native speakers
10,000 (1998)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bbn

Uneapa (often called "Bali") is an Oceanic language spoken by about 10,000 people on the small island of Bali (Uneapa), north of West New Britain in Papua New Guinea. It is perhaps a dialect of neighboring Vitu.

External links[edit]

  • Paradisec has a collection of Malcolm Ross's materials (MR1) that include Uneapa language materials.


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