Yeretuar language

Native to Indonesia
Region West Papua
Native speakers
350 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 gop
Glottolog yere1243[2]

Yeretuar, or Goni, is an Austronesian language in its putative Cenderawasih branch from Cenderawasih Bay (Geelvink Bay) in Indonesian Papua. It is not closely related to other languages.


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

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