Aekyom
Awin
RegionKiunga District, Western (Fly) Province, Papua New Guinea
Native speakers
(8,000 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3awi
Glottologaeky1238

Aekyom (Akium), also known as Awin (Aiwin) is a Papuan language of Papua New Guinea.

Phonology

The following table details the consonants of Aekyom.[2]

Consonant

Bilabial Alveolar Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n ŋ
Plosive voiceless p t k
aspirated
voiced b d ɡ
Fricative s h
Approximant w ɹ j

References

  1. ^ Aekyom at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ Edgar Suter & Timothy Usher, 2017, 'The Kamula–Elevala Language Family', Language & Linguistics in Melanesia, vol. 25.