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Kuna, Border

A language of Colombia

ISO 639-3kvn

Population  500 in Colombia (1990). Population total all countries: 1,200.
Region  North coast region near Panama isthmus. Also in Panama.
Language map  Northern Colombia
Alternate names   Caiman Nuevo, Colombia Cuna, Cuna, Paya-Pucuro
Dialects  Classification of Kuna uncertain; may be an isolate with some Chibchan features.
Classification  Chibchan, Kuna
Language development  NT: 1993.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  SOV.

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Language name   Kuna, Border
Population  700 in Panama (1991 SIL).
Region  Southeastern Panama, villages of Paya and Pucuro.
Language map  Panama
Alternate names  Caiman Nuevo, Colombia Cuna, Cuna, Kuna de la Frontera, Long Hair Cuna, Paya-Pucuro Kuna
Comments  Swidden agriculturalists.