Language of the Day for 26 August 2013

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Sanumá [xsu]

A language of
Venezuela
Population
L1 users: 4,610 (2000). 500 Yanoma. Total users in all countries: 5,070.
Status
5 (Developing). Recognized language (2008, Indigenous Languages Law, Article 4).
Language Use
Percentage of monolinguals is still relatively high (Crevels 2007). Some also use Maquiritari [mch] (Crevels 2007).
Language Development
Grammar. NT: 2007.