Amahai language

Native to Indonesia
Region Seram Island, Moluccas
Native speakers
50 (2007)[1]
  • Makariki
  • Rutah
  • Soahuku
Language codes
ISO 639-3 amq
Glottolog amah1245[2]

Amahai is a nearly extinct Austronesian spoken in the Moluccas in eastern Indonesia. It might be two languages.


  1. Amahai at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Amahai". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
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