Buruwai language

Native to Indonesia
Region Western New Guinea
Native speakers
1,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 asi
Glottolog buru1308[2]

Buruwai, also known as Asienara and Sabakor, is an Asmat–Kamoro language spoken in New Guinea.


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

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