Damar, East


  • Language: Damar, East
  • Alternate names: South Damar
  • Language code: dmr
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Timor-Babar, Southwest Maluku, East Damar
  • Number of speakers: 2800
  • Script: Category


Damar, East is a language of Indonesia. It is spoken in Southeast Maluku Province, 6 villages. Northeast of Timor island, east of Roma island; Damar island, east side.


Not intelligible of West Damar (See: Damar, West).

The Damar, East Verb

Sample Verbs

to bite'giʔi
to burn'tʰunu
to comeṃ'mai
to cry'ou
to die, be deadṃ'mat
to dream'ɲatə
to drinkgo'mun
to eatgame'nan
to fall'taiwou
to fly'nɛm
to heargat'lin
to killṇve'dan
to know, be knowledgeablega'tu
to laughṃ'mali
to scratchne'wur
to seego'ven
to sitṃ'pap
to sleepgam'dudu
to spit'napri
to standnam'briri
to swimə ṇ'nani
to walkṇ'laʔat
to vomitṃ'mut
to yawn