West Santo languages


West Santo languages

The family of West Santo languages is a subgroup of the Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands languages. It consists of 24 languages.

Components

*Akei
*Araki
*Amblong
*Aore
*Fortsenal
*Merei
*Mafea
*Malo
*Morouas
*Narango
*Navut
*Nokuku
*Piamatsina
*Roria
*Tambotalo
*Tangoa
*Tiale
*Tolomako
*Tutuba
*Tasmate
*Valpei
*Vunapu
*Wailapa
*Wusi

External links

* [http://vanuatudaily.com/news/currentweek.php?subaction=showfull&id=1160362248 Bible translation into Merei vernacular in good progress] - Vanuatu Daily Post


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Languages of Vanuatu — Vanuatu has three official languages, English, French, and Bislama, a creole language evolved from English. Bislama is the first language of many urban ni Vanuatu, that is, the residents of Port Vila and Luganville. It is the most common second… …   Wikipedia

  • West Indies — West Indian. 1. Also called the Indies. an archipelago in the N Atlantic between North and South America, comprising the Greater Antilles, the Lesser Antilles, and the Bahamas. 2. Federation of. Also called West Indies Federation. a former… …   Universalium

  • Santo Mazzarino — (1916–1987) was an Italian historian, considered a leading 20th century historian of ancient Rome. He was a member of the Accademia dei Lincei.As a scholar and faculty member of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Mazzarino was viewed as one of… …   Wikipedia

  • Languages of the Philippines — See also: Philippine languages Languages of the Philippines Map of the dominant ethnolinguistic groups of the Philippines …   Wikipedia

  • North and Central Vanuatu languages — Northern Vanuatu North and Central Vanuatu Geographic distribution: Vanuatu Linguistic classification: Austronesian Malayo Polynesian Oceanic …   Wikipedia

  • North Vanuatu languages — Infobox Language family name=Northern Vanuatu region=Vanuatu familycolor=Austronesian fam2=Malayo Polynesian (MP) fam3=Nuclear MP fam4=Central Eastern MP fam5=Eastern MP fam6=Oceanic fam7=Central Eastern Oceanic fam8=Southern Oceanic child1=East… …   Wikipedia

  • Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands languages — The family of Northeast Vanuatu Banks Islands languages is a subgroup of the North and Central Vanuatu languages. It consists of almost 80 languages.Components*Central Vanuatu languages **Eton **Lelepa **Namakura **North Efate **South Efate *East …   Wikipedia

  • Remote Oceanic languages — Infobox Language family name=Remote Oceanic region=The Pacific familycolor=Austronesian fam2=Malayo Polynesian fam3=Central Eastern Malayo Polynesian fam4=Eastern Malayo Polynesian fam5=Oceanic fam6=Central Eastern Oceanic child1=Central Pacific… …   Wikipedia

  • Romance languages — Romance Geographic distribution: Originally Southern Europe and parts of Africa; now also Latin America, Canada, parts of Lebanon and much of Western Africa Linguistic classification: Indo European Italic …   Wikipedia

  • Quechua languages — Quechua Qhichwa Simi, Runa Simi Spoken in Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Chile and Argentina Region Central Andes Ethnicity …   Wikipedia