Paama or Paamese is an Austronesian language spoken by about
7,000 people in Paama island, a part of Malampa Province in
Northern Vanuatu, and in others parts of Vanuatu. It is a member
of the Oceanic branch of the Malayo-Polynesian languages, and is
closely related to Southeastern Ambrym, though the two languages
are not mutually intelligible.