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Chamicuro Indian Language
Chamicuro is an extinct Arawakan language of South America, once spoken in Peru.
It is closely related to the still-living Amuesha language.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Chamicuro language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
Chamicuro Linguistic Description Chamicuro Orthography Chamicuro Phonology Chamicuro Grammar:
Chamicuro Pronunciation: Chamicuro Text Chamicuro Bibliography:
Scanned-in Chamicuro language materials from the Rosetta Project.
La Lengua Chamikuro:
Chamicuro language information including a linguistic map of Peru. Page in Spanish.
Interview with the last Chamicuro speaker.
House of Languages: Chamicuro:
Information about Chamicuro language usage.
Demographic information about the Chamicuro language.
Chamicuro Language Tree:
Theories about Chamicuro's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia:
Anthropology book on the Chamicuro and other Arawakan tribes of the Amazon.
Native American Indian Books:
Evolving list of books about Native Americans in general.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Chamicuro Pueblo Chamicuro Los Chamicuro:
Information about the Chamicuros in Spanish.
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