Quechua, Jauja Wanca

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A language of Peru

Alternate Names
Huanca Jauja Quechua, Shausha Wanka Quechua
Population

25,000 (1962 census). Ethnic population: 77,700 (2000).

Location

Central Junín Region, Jauja province.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened). Language of recognized nationality (1999, Constitution, Article 48).

Dialects

Considerable phonological differences with North Junín [qvn].

Typology

SOV

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Grammar.