Bororoan languages

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Borôroan
Geographic
distribution:
Brazil
Linguistic classification: Macro-Gê
  • Borôroan
Glottolog: boro1281[1]
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The Borôroan languages of Brazil are Borôro and the extinct Umotína and Otuke. They form part of the Macro-Jê proposal.

Languages[edit]

See Otuke for various additional varieties which may have been dialects of it; there are other recorded groups that may have spoken languages or dialects closer to Bororo, such as Aravirá, but nothing is directly known of their language.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Borôroan". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.