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Chamicuro Indian Language
Chamicuro is an extinct Arawakan language of South America,
closely related to the still-living Amuesha language.
Chamicuro was once spoken in Peru.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Chamicuro language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
Peru Linguistic Map Tribes and Languages of Peru:
Maps showing the areas in South America where Chamicuro is spoken.
Chamicuro Linguistic Description Chamicuro Orthography Chamicuro Phonology Chamicuro Grammar:
Chamicuro Pronunciation: Chamicuro Text Chamicuro Bibliography:
Scanned-in Chamicuro language materials from the Rosetta Project.
Profile of the Chamicuro language including a phonological inventory, orthography and a text.
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.
Books For Sale On The Chamicuros
Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia:
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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 Cultura Chamikuro Lengua Chamikuro Pueblo Chamicuro Los Chamicuro:
Information about the Chamicuros in Spanish.
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