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A language of Colombia

Alternate Names
Pepojivi, Rio Arauca Guahibo
Population

150 in Colombia (Crevels 2007). Population total all countries: 350. Ethnic population: 160 (Crevels 2007).

Location

Arauca Department, Venezuela border, banks of Arauca river from Gaviotas Island to Arauca. Also in Venezuela.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Low intelligibility of other Guahibo.

Language Use

High bilingualism in Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Interest in literacy.
Other Comments

Many have fields in Venezuela.

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