Where on earth do they speak Hewa?

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Language: Hewa
Number of speakers: 2150
Language code: ham
Alternate names: Hewa, Sisimin
Where spoken: Papua New Guinea

More Information

  • Language classification: Sepik, Sepik Hill, Sanio
  • Dialects: Central Lagaip, Lower Lagaip, North Hewa, Upper Lagaip
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Southern Highlands Province, Koroba district; Enga Province, Lagaip district; Sandaun Province, Telefomin district; Lagaip river area, mountains north of Duna (See: [[Duna]]) and Ipili (See: [[Ipili]]) language areas; south of Lagaip river northward to Central range high peaks (political and physical boundary between Sepik region and the highlands).