Native American languages * Native American Indians * Native American ancestors

Southern Aymara

"Southern Aymara" is the name of one of the two major dialects of the Aymara language of South America. It is spoken primarily in Peru. Many linguists consider Southern Aymara and Central Aymara to be different enough from one another to qualify as distinct languages, while others consider them dialects of a single Aymara language.

Sponsored Links



Here are links to our webpages about the Southern Aymara tribe and language:

 Southern Aymara language
 Aimara
 Aymara culture
 Aymara mythology
 Peru languages
 Andean community
 Native South Americans

Here are a few good books about the Southern Aymaras:
 Valley of the Spirits: A Journey Into the Lost Realm of the Aymara
 The Aymara Language in Its Social and Cultural Context



Back to our Native American encyclopedia



Would you like to help support our organization's work with the Southern Aymara language?

Native Languages of the Americas website 1998-2015 * Contacts and FAQ page