Hibito

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A language of Peru

Alternate Names
Chibito, Hivito, Ibito, Jibito, Xibita, Xibitoana, Zibito
Population

No known L1 speakers. Last speaker probably survived into the 1970s (Loukotka 1968).

Location

Loreto region: Bobonaje river, Huayabamba tributary entering Huallaga west, Jelache tributary.

Language Status

10 (Extinct).

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

In 1851 there were 500.

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