Language:  Malay, Papuan

Population of Groups Speaking

1,162,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

1

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Malay, Papuan Indonesia 1,162,000
  Totals:  1     1
Secondary Language
(79 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Abun, Karon Pantai Indonesia 4,300
Airoran, Adora Indonesia 1,500
Aiso, Kais Indonesia 1,000
Ambai Indonesia 13,000
Amberbaken, Dekwambre Indonesia 10,000
Anus Indonesia 400
Ayamaru, Brat Indonesia 33,000
Bapu Indonesia 2,900
Betaf Indonesia 700
Biak, Numfor Indonesia 40,000
Biga Indonesia 300
 Bonerate Indonesia 15,000
Bonggo, Armopa Indonesia 1,000
Dabe Indonesia 600
 Dayak, Maanyak Indonesia 193,000
Dem Indonesia 1,700
Gresi Indonesia 4,100
Iha, Kapaur Indonesia 9,000
Inanwatan, Suabo Indonesia 2,600
Isirawa, Saberi Indonesia 2,500
Itik, Borto Indonesia 300
Kaiwai, Adi Indonesia 1,100
Kalabra Indonesia 4,400
Karon Dori, Meon Indonesia 8,200
Kawe Indonesia 800
Keder Indonesia 500
Kemberano Indonesia 2,500
Kemtuik Indonesia 4,100
 Kombai Indonesia 6,100
Konda Indonesia 800
Kurudu Indonesia 3,200
Kwesten Indonesia 3,300
Legenyem Indonesia 300
Liki Indonesia 300
Maden, Sapran Indonesia 800
Mairasi, Faranyao Indonesia 4,600
Manem, Jeti Indonesia 800
Manem, Yeti Papua New Guinea 1,200
Manikion Indonesia 20,000
Marengge Indonesia Unknown
Massep Indonesia 100
Matbat Indonesia 1,700
Mawes Indonesia 1,100
Meax, Mejah Indonesia 19,000
Mekwei, Menggwei Indonesia 2,000
Meninggo, Moskona Indonesia 11,000
Meoswar Indonesia 400
Mer Indonesia 100
Moi, Mosana Indonesia 6,800
Moraid Indonesia 1,700
Nafri Indonesia 3,400
Nimboran Indonesia 5,800
Onin, Sepa Indonesia 700
Ormu Indonesia 900
Pauwi, Yoke Indonesia 200
Podena Indonesia 200
Pom Indonesia 3,300
Roon Indonesia 1,600
Seget Indonesia 1,900
Sekar Indonesia 900
Senggi Indonesia 300
Sentani, Buyaka Indonesia 42,000
Serui-Laut Indonesia 1,600
Taikat Indonesia 1,200
Tanahmerah, Sumeri Indonesia 1,000
Tarpia Indonesia 800
Tehit Indonesia 13,000
Tepera, Tanahmerah Indonesia 5,800
Tumawo, Sko Indonesia 900
Waioli Indonesia 4,900
Wakde Indonesia 700
Warembori Indonesia 800
Waris Papua New Guinea 5,500
Waris Indonesia 1,600
Waropen, Wonti Indonesia 9,900
Woi Indonesia 2,000
Yahadian, Nerigo Indonesia 700
 Yamdena, Jamden Indonesia 57,000
Yarsun Indonesia 300
  Totals:  79     4

Language Alternate Names
Bahasa Tanah
Logat Papua
Melayu Papua

Dialects
Bird’s Head Malay
Melayu Papua
North Papua Malay
Serui Malay
South Coast Malay

Dialect Alternate Names
Indonesian: Irian Jaya
Malay, Papuan
Melaju
Melaju: Nieuw Guinea
Nieuw Guinea
Papuan Malay


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2013-2017
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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Resource Directories
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Malay, Papuan Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Videos in Malay, Papuan General / Other
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malay, Papuan YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Scripture portions in Malay, Papuan General / Other


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