Quichua, Tena LowlandPrint
Napo Kichwa, Quijo, Quixo, Yumbo
20,000 (1999 SIL).
Napo province; Orellana province: Loreto canton; Pastaza province: north border. Eastern jungle.
Children learn to read and write in standard Ecuadorian Quichua, which is referred to as ‘Quichua Unificado’, Unified Quichua. Dictionary. NT: 1972.
Latin script [Latn].
Notable differences in vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar. Traditional religion, Christian.