Language of the Day for 30 November 2019


Tacana [tna]

A language of
Bolivia, Plurinational State of
Population Full
1,150 (Crevels 2012). Ethnic population: 7,350 (Crevels 2012).
7 (Shifting).
Language Use
Shifting to Spanish [spa] (Crevels 2007). Adults only. Hardly spoken by children under 10 over a decade ago (Crevels 2007). All also use Spanish [spa] (Crevels 2007).
Language Development
Dictionary. Texts. NT: 1981–2009.