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Matipuhy Indian Language (Matipú)

Matipuhy is a Cariban language of South America. Matipuhy is spoken by 40 people in Brazil. It is an agglutinative language with complex verb morphology.

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Matipuhy Language Resources

Matipuhy Words
     Our list of vocabulary words in the Matipuhy language, with comparison to words in other Cariban languages.
Ethnologue: Matipuhy:
     Demographic information on the Matipuhy language.
Amonap Language Tree:
    Theories about Matipuhy's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Matipú Language:
     Matipuhy language information including a language map of Brazil. Page in Spanish.

Matipuhy Culture and History Links

Indigenous Peoples of Brazil: Matipu:
    Online ethnography of the Matipuhy tribe including photographs.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Wikipedia: Matipu:
  Encyclopedia articles on the Matipu tribe
  Povo Matipú * Os Matipus:
  Information about the Matipus in Portuguese.



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