Akurio language

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Akuriyó
Native to Suriname
Ethnicity Akurio people
Native speakers
10  (2002)[1]
Cariban
  • Guianan Carib
    • Taranoan
      • Tiriyo
        • Akuriyó
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ako
Glottolog akur1238[2]

Akuriyó is a nearly extinct Cariban language of Suriname. Contact with the Akurio people was made by non-natives in 1969.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Akuriyó at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Akurio". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.