Karo

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A language of Brazil

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