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Cuiba Indian Language (Cuiva, Mella, Mochuelo-Casanare)
Cuiba is a Guahiboan language of South America.
Cuiba is spoken by around
2500 people in Colombia and Venezuela.
Northern Colombia Language Map:
Map showing where in South America the Cuiba language is spoken.
Cuiba Language Cuiba Orthography Cuiba Phonology Cuiba Text:
Scanned-in Cuiba language materials from the Rosetta Project.
Lord's Prayer in Cuiba Cuiba Genesis Language Museum: Cuiba:
Translations of Bible passages and Christian prayers into Cuiba.
La Lengua Kuiva:
Cuiba language information including linguistic maps of Colombia and Venezuela. Page in Spanish.
House of Languages: Cuiba:
Information about Cuiba language usage.
Demographic information on the Cuiba language.
Cuiva Language Tree:
Theories about Cuiva's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Cuiba Language Structures:
Cuiba linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
The Cuiba of Colombia: A Pencil Opens A Door:
History of education and literacy among the Cuiba Indians.
History and traditions of the Cuiva tribe.
The Hiwi Indians:
Photographs and cultural information about the Hiwi/Cuiva people.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Encyclopedia article on the Cuiba language.
Los Cuiva Amorua Chiricoa: Etnia Kuiba:
Information about the Cuibas in Spanish.
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