Amonap language

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Amonap
Kuikúro-Kalapálo
Native toBrazil
RegionXingu Indigenous Park, Mato Grosso
EthnicityKuikuro, Kalapalo, Matipu
Native speakers
1,000 (2006)[1]
Cariban
  • (Nahukwa)
    • Amonap
Language codes
ISO 639-3Either:
kui – Kuikuro
mzo – Matipuhy
Glottolognucl1656[2]

Amonap, also known as Apalakiri or Kuikúro-Kalapálo or Matipuy, is a Cariban language spoken by the Kuikuro and Kalapalo peoples of Brazil. It is spoken in the Xingu Indigenous Park of Mato Grosso.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kuikuro at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Matipuhy at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Nuclear Kuikuroan". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Seki, Lucy. 2011. Alto Xingu: uma área linguística? In: Franchetto, Bruna (ed.), Alto Xingu: uma sociedade multilíngue, p. 57-85. Rio de Janeiro: Museu do Índio/FUNAI. (in Portuguese)

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