Karo

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Arara-Karo, Arára, Arára de Rondonia, Arára do Jiparaná, Itogapuc, Itogapúk, Ntogapid, Ntogapig, Ramarama, Uruku, Urukú, Ytangá
Population

210 (2006 Associação de Defensa Etnoambiental). Spoken by almost everyone in the two villages (Crevels 2007).

Location

Mato Grosso and Rondônia states: south Terra Indígena Igarapé de Lourdes; Iterap and Paygap villages.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Arara, Uruku.

Language Use

Also use Portuguese [por], only in contact situations (Crevels 2007).

Language Development
Grammar.
Other Comments

Different from Arára do Pará [aap] in Carib family.

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