Sungwadia
Marino
North Maewo
Native toVanuatu
RegionMaewo
Native speakers
500 (2008)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3mrb
Glottologmari1426
ELPMarino

Sungwadia, also known as Marino and North Maewo, is an Oceanic language spoken on Maewo, Vanuatu.

Phonology

Consonants

Labial-
velar
Labial Alveolar Velar
Plosive voiceless t k
prenasal ᵐb ⁿd
Nasal ŋʷ m n ŋ
Fricative f s x
Rhotic r
Lateral l
Approximant w

Vowels

Front Central Back
Close i u
Mid e o
Open a

Notes

  1. ^ Sungwadia at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)
  2. ^ Henri (2011).

References