Awin–Pa languages

Awin–Pa
Awin–Pare
Geographic
distribution:
New Guinea
Linguistic classification: Trans–New Guinea
  • Awin–Pa
Subdivisions:
  • Aekyowm (Awin)
  • Pare (Pa)
Ethnologue code: 17-2207

Map: The Awin–Pa languages of New Guinea
  The Awin–Pa languages
  Other Trans–New Guinea languages
  Other Papuan languages
  Austronesian languages
  Uninhabited

The Awin–Pa or Awin–Pare languages are a small family of the Trans–New Guinea languages (TNG) in the classification of Malcolm Ross. Stephen Wurm (1975) added them to an expanded Central and South New Guinea branch of TNG, a position reversed by Ross (2005).

The languages are just two, Aekyowm (Awin) and Pare (Pa), and clearly related to each other.

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