Parecís

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Arití, Haliti, Pareás, Paresí, Paressí
Population

2000 (2008 AER Tangara da Serra).

Location

Western Mato Grosso, on the Jubá, Guaporé, Verde, Papagaio, Burití, and Juruena rivers, 15–20 villages.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Very similar to Saraveca [sar] (Crevels 2007).

Typology

SOV, OVS

Language Use

Also use some Portuguese [por].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 1995.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

7 villages have public schools.