Shiaxa
South Awyu
Yenimu
RegionPapua, Indonesia
Native speakers
13,000 including Edera[Ethn is broken again] (2002)[1]
Dialects
  • Shiaxa
  • Yenimu
Language codes
ISO 639-3aws
Glottologsout2941

Shiaxa (Sjiagha) and Yenimu (Jénimu, Oser), together known as South Awyu, are a Papuan language or languages of Papua, Indonesia. Whether they constitute one language or two depends on one's criteria for a 'language'. The two varieties are,[2]

References

  1. ^ Shiaxa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ New Guinea World - Awyu