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ISO 639-3: wnu

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Wanuma

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINEGenesis. The Long Now Foundation. 1977. Ukarumpa, New Guinea: Summer Institute of Linguistics. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_wnu_gen-1
  2. ONLINEStructures and their Functions in Usan (Papua New Guinea). Reesink, Ger P. 1987. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_wnu_vertxt-1

Lexical resources

  1. ONLINECrúbadán language data for Usan. Kevin Scannell. 2015. The Crúbadán Project. oai:crubadan.org:wnu
  2. ONLINEUsan Swadesh List. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_wnu_swadesh-1
  3. ONLINEtransnewguinea.org Resources for Usan. Simon J. Greenhill (editor). 2016. transnewguinea.org (transnewguinea.org). oai:transnewguinea.org:wnu.739

Language descriptions

  1. Structures and their functions in Usan : a Papuan language of Papua New Guinea. Reesink, Ger P. 1987. Studies in language companion series ; v. 13. oai:gial.edu:25014
  2. ONLINEGlottolog 3.0 Resources for Usan. n.a. 2017. Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. oai:glottolog.org:usan1239
  3. ONLINEPHOIBLE Online phonemic inventories for Usan. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:phoible.org:wnu
  4. Structures and their functions in Usan, a Papuan language of Papua New Guinea. Reesink, Gerard P. 1987. Studies in Language Companion Series. oai:sil.org:22813
  5. ONLINEUsan Organised Phonology Data. n.a. 2011. SIL Language and Culture Archives. oai:sil.org:42284
  6. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Usan. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:usa
  7. ONLINELAPSyD Online page for Usan. Maddieson, Ian. 2009. www.lapsyd.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr. oai:www.lapsyd.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr:src268

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEStructures and Their Functions in Usan: a Papuan Language of Papua New Guinea. Reesink, Ger P. 1987. John Benjamins. oai:refdb.wals.info:686
  2. ONLINEStructures and their functions in Usan. Reesink, Ger P. 1984. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:4231
  3. Surrey Person Syncretism Database. Baerman, Matthew. 2002. University of Surrey. oai:surrey.smg.surrey.ac.uk:personsyncretism
  4. ‘Inner speech’ in Papuan languages. Reesink, Gerard P. 1993. Language and Linguistics in Melanesia. oai:sil.org:22744
  5. On subordination in Usan and other Papuan languages. Reesink, Gerard P. 1983. Foris. oai:sil.org:39283
  6. Review of: Pragmatics in non-Western perspective, George L. Huttar and Kenneth J. Gregerson, editors. Payne, Doris L. 1990. Language. oai:sil.org:2787
  7. Grammatical features of cohesion in Usan: Towards a text differential. Reesink, Gerard P. 1981. Summer Institute of Linguistics. oai:sil.org:39287
  8. Domain-creating constructions in Papuan languages. Reesink, Gerard P. 1994. Semaian. oai:sil.org:22892
  9. Mother tongue and Tok Pisin. Reesink, Gerard P. 1990. Studies in Language Companion Series. oai:sil.org:23097
  10. ONLINEUsan: a language of Papua New Guinea. n.a. 2017. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:wnu

Other resources in the language

  1. ONLINEA typological study of reduplication as a morpho-semantic process : evidence from five language families (Bantu, Australian, Papuan, Austroasiatic and Malayo-Polynesian). Kiyomi, Setsuko. 1993. Pacific Collection at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Hamilton Library. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:612846
  2. ONLINEA comparative word list of the Northern Adelbert Range languages, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea. Z'graggen, J. A. 1980. Pacific linguistics. Series D ; no. 31. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1933212

Other known names and dialect names: Wanuma

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