Arikapú

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Aricapú, Maxubí
Population

2 (2009 FUNASA). Ethnic population: 32 (2009 FUNASA).

Location

Rondonia, headwaters of the Rio Branco, tributary of the right bank of the Guaporé.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Jabuti [jbt].

Language Use

Shifted to Tupari [tpr]. Elderly. Also use Tuparí [tpr].

Other Comments

Located among many other groups, primarily the Tupari [tpr].