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Tunebo, Barro Negro

A language of Colombia

ISO 639-3tbn

Population  300 (1981 SIL).
Region  Isolated, Andes foothills, edge of eastern plains above Paz de Ariporo, in Barro Negro, San Lope (Casanare), and Tabías (Casanare), south of Tame Arauca.
Language map  Northern Colombia
Alternate names   Eastern Tunebo
Dialects  62% intelligibility with Cobaría [tuf] Tunebo.
Classification  Chibchan, Chibchan Proper, Tunebo
Language use  Home. Some also use Spanish.
Comments  Swidden agriculturalists: maize; hunters; gatherers; fishermen.
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