Ticuna

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Du-ûgü, Duüxügu, Magüa, Tikuna, Tucuna, Tukuna
Autonym
ticunagaxũ
Population

35,000 in Brazil (Crevels 2012). Ethnic population: 35,000 (Crevels 2012). Total users in all countries: 48,580.

Location

Amazonas state: upper Solimões river area, more than 20 indigenous islands, more than 90 villages.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

Used by all.

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. Bible: 1986.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

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