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Huambisa Indian Language
Huambisa is a Jivaroan language of South America, closely related to
Huambisa is spoken by 30,000 people in northern Peru.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Huambisa language, with comparison to words in other Jivaroan languages.
Worksheet showing how to count in the Huambisa language.
˜Huambisa Language Resources –
Huambisa Orthography Huambisa Phonology Huambisa Bible Translation:
Scanned-in Huambisa language materials from the Rosetta Project.
La Lengua Jibaro:
Information on Huambisa and other Jivaroan languages including text samples and linguistic maps
of South America. Page in Spanish.
Language Museum: Huambisa:
Bible passage in the Huambisa language.
The Tower of Babel: Huambisa:
Translation of a Biblical passage into the Huambisa language.
House of Languages: Huambisa:
Information about Huambisa language usage.
Demographic information on Huambisa from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Jívaro Language Tree:
Theories about Huambisa's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Huambisa Language Structures:
Huambisa linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
Chichasájmi: Hablemos Huambisa:
Huambisa language learning book for sale. Book is in Spanish. (Amazon affilaite link)
Information about the Huambisa and other Jivaroan tribes of Ecuador and Peru.
Jivaro Indian Head-Hunters Tsanta: Shrunken Heads of the Jivaro Indians
Articles on the custom of head-shrinking among the Jivaros.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Encyclopedia articles about the Huambisa people and their language.
Huambisa Los Huambisa: Huampis/Shuar:
Information about the Huambisas in Spanish.
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