Girish Mahajan

Tembagla language

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Native to  Papua New Guinea
ISO 639-3  mux
Native speakers  41,000 (2000 census)
Glottolog  boun1245
Region  Southern Highlands Province
Language family  Trans–New Guinea Chimbu–Wahgi Hagen Bo-Ung

Tembagla, also known as Bo-Ung (Mbo-Ung), is one of the languages spoken in the Southern Highlands province of Papua New Guinea. Geographically the people are Kaugel, but their language appears to be closer to the related Medlpa.

Dialects are Ku Waru, Mara-Gomu, Miyemu (Miyem), Tembalo (Tembaglo).

References

Tembagla language Wikipedia


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