Native toPapua New Guinea
RegionKarawari Rural LLG, East Sepik Province
Native speakers
330 (2006)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3knr
Kaningra is classified as Vulnerable by the UNESCO Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger
Coordinates: 4°32′29″S 143°20′20″E / 4.541275°S 143.33889°E / -4.541275; 143.33889 (Kaningara)

Kaningra (Kaningara) language is a Sepik language of Papua New Guinea.

It is spoken in two villages, including Kaningara village (4°32′29″S 143°20′20″E / 4.541275°S 143.33889°E / -4.541275; 143.33889 (Kaningara)) of Karawari Rural LLG in East Sepik Province.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Kaningra at Ethnologue (25th ed., 2022) Closed access icon
  2. ^ United Nations in Papua New Guinea (2018). "Papua New Guinea Village Coordinates Lookup". Humanitarian Data Exchange. 1.31.9.