Huitoto, Nüpode

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A language of Peru

Alternate Names
Muinane Huitoto, Nipode Witoto
Population

100 (1991 SIL). 1,130 Huitoto in Peru (Crevels 2007).

Location

Loreto Region.

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Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Use

Children acquire Huitoto but many of them do not use the language (Crevels 2007). Also use Minica Huitoto or Murui Huitoto [huu].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1961.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Previously mistakenly referred to as Muinane Huitoto [hux].