Pumé

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A language of Venezuela

Alternate Names
Llaruro, Yaruro, Yaruru, Yuapín
Population

7,900 (2001 census). 590 urban, 7,310 rural.

Location

Amazonas and Apure states, Orinoco, Sinaruco, Meta, and Apure rivers.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Vigorous. Also quite fluent in Spanish [spa] (Crevels 2007).

Language Development
Bible portions: 1999.