Asmat

Asmat may mean:
  • Asmat people
  • Asmat Regency
  • Asmat (term), a Ge'ez word (literally the plural of sim, "name") referring to the names of God and later associated with magic in general.
Asmat are an ethnic group of New Guinea, residing in the Papua province of Indonesia. Possessing one of the most well-known and vibrant woodcarving traditions in the Pacific, their art is sought by collectors worldwide.
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For the article about the Asmat people, see Asmat people.

Asmat Regency is one of the regencies (kabupaten) in Papua province, Indonesia. The capital of the regency is Agats.
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Ge'ez}}} 
Writing system: Ge'ez alphabet 
Official status
Official language of: Liturgical language of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church, Ethiopic Catholic Church,[2] and Beta Israel[3]
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