RegionNew Guinea
Native speakers
900 (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3smq

Samo, also known as Daba, Nomad, and Supei, is a Trans–New Guinea language of New Guinea, spoken in the plains east of the Strickland River in Western Province of Papua New Guinea. It has switch-reference marking for the subject of a clause.


  1. ^ Samo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)