Hupdë

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A language of Colombia

Alternate Names
Hup, Hupdah, Ubdé, “Hupdá Makú” (pej.), “Jupdá Macú” (pej.), “Macú de Tucano” (pej.), “Makú-Hupdá” (pej.)
Population

L1 users: 240 (Crevels 2007). Ethnic population: 240 (Crevels 2007).

Location

Vaupés department: Papurí and Tiquié river systems.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Typology

SOV; agglutinative; case-marking; word-accent.

Language Use

Also use Tucano [tuo].

Other Comments

Subservient to Tucanoan Indians. Some nomadic between Colombia and Brazil.

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