Moni language

Native to Indonesia
Region Papua
Ethnicity Moni
Native speakers
(20,000 cited 1991)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mnz
Glottolog moni1261[2]

Moni, also Djonggunu, Jonggunu, Migani, or Megani, is a Papuan language spoken by about 20,000 people in the Paniai lakes region of the Indonesian province of Papua. Awembak (Awembiak) is a dialect.


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

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