Native toIndonesia
RegionWest Papua
Native speakers
(2,000 cited 1987)[1]
Foja Range (Tor–Kwerba)
Language codes
ISO 639-3kwt

Kwesten is a Papuan language of Indonesia.

It is spoken in Arare, Holmhaven, Mafenter, and Omte villages in Sarmi Regency.[2]


  1. ^ Kwesten at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ Eberhard, David M.; Simons, Gary F.; Fennig, Charles D., eds. (2019). "Indonesia languages". Ethnologue: Languages of the World (22nd ed.). Dallas: SIL International.