Apurinã

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Ipurinãn, Kangite, Popengare
Population

2,780 (Moore 2006). Ethnic population: 6,990 (2010 FUNASA).

Location

Northwest Mato Grosso State; Amazonas State, scattered over Purus river from Rio Branco to Manaus.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Typology

OSV.

Language Development
NT: 2004.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.