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Kayabí

A language of Brazil

ISO 639-3kyz

Population  1,000 (1999 ISA).
Region  North Mato Grosso, Xingú Park, and south Para; Teles Pires River and Tatui.
Language map  Brazil, reference number 112
Alternate names   Caiabi, Kajabí, Maquiri, Parua
Classification  Tupi, Tupi-Guarani, Subgroup V
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: 1%–5%. Literacy rate in L2: Below 5%. Grammar. NT: 1999.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  OSV.