Podena language

Native to Indonesia
Region Papua
Native speakers
280 (2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 pdn
Glottolog pode1237[2]

Podena (Fedan) is one of the Austronesian Sarmi languages spoken on the coast of Jayapura Bay and on a nearby island in the Papua province of Indonesia.

See Sarmi languages for a comparison with related languages.


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

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