Chamicuro

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A language of Peru

Alternate Names
Chamicolo, Chamicura
Population

2 (Adelaar 2004). Ethnic population: 100 (2015 S. Parker). Virtually all inhabitants of Pampa Hermosa are ethnic Chamicuro.

Location

Loreto region: Pampa Hermosa on Huallaga tributary.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

No children. All also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Many Chamicuro were dislocated to the Yavarí and Napo Rivers and to Brazil (Adelaar and Muysken 2007).

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