Kayupulau language

Native to Indonesia
Region Papua
Native speakers
50 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kzu
Glottolog kayu1243[2]

Kayupulau is a nearly extinct Austronesian language spoken mainly by adults in Jayapura Harbor in Papua province, Indonesia. By 2007, it was used by less than a tenth of the ethnic population.[1]


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

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