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Chayma Indian Language (Chaima)
Chayma is an extinct Cariban language of South America,
closely related to the still-spoken Yukpa
Chayma was once spoken in Venezuela.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Chayma language, with comparison to words in other Cariban languages.
House of Languages: Chaima
Information about Chaima language usage.
Demographic information on Chayma from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Chaima Language Tree:
Theories about Chayma's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Links, References, and Additional Information
La Lengua Chaima: Idioma Chaima:
Cumaná and Chayma language information in Spanish.
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