Quichua, Tena LowlandPrint
Napo Kichwa, Yumbo
20,000 (1999 SIL).
Eastern jungle, Tena, Arajuno, Shandia area.
Also use Spanish [spa].
Children learn to read and write in standard Ecuadorian Quichua, which is referred to as ‘Quichua Unificado’, Unified Quichua. Dictionary. NT: 1972.
Notable differences in vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar. Traditional religion, Christian.