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Mapoyo

A language of Venezuela

ISO 639-3mcg

Population  12 (2001 census), decreasing. Ethnic population: 365.
Region  Amazonas, Suapure River, 100 kilometers north of La Urbana.
Language map  Venezuela, reference number 18
Alternate names   Mapayo, Mapoye, Mopoi, Nepoye, Wanai
Dialects  Similar to Yabarana [yar].
Classification  Carib, Northern, Western Guiana
Language use  Shifted to Spanish.
Comments  Ergative. Nearly extinct.
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