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Pijao Language

Language: Pijao was an indigenous language of Colombia. The language is no longer spoken, and few records remain of it. Some people have suggested it may be a Cariban language similar to Opon-Carare, while others related it to the Chibchan language family. The language is not well-attested enough to say for sure.
Pijao has not been spoken since the 1950's.

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Pijao Language Resources

Wikipedia: Pijao:
    Encyclopedia entry on the Pijao language.
Pijao Language:
    Demographic information about Pijao from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Pijao Language Tree:
    Theories about Pijao's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

Pijao Culture and History Links

Ancient Civilizations: The Pijao Warriors
    History of the Pijao tribe with pictures of some Pijao artifacts.
A Pijao Sings:
    Article about the history of the Pijaos in Colombia.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Wikipedia: Pijao * Britannica: Pijao:
  Encyclopedia articles on the Pijao Indians.
  Destruccion de los Pijaos * Pueblo Pijao * Los Pijaos:
  Information about the Pijao tribe in Spanish.



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