Jebero language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Not to be confused with Jibaro languages.
Jebero
Shiwilu
Native to Perú
Native speakers
2,500  (2006)[1]
Cahuapanan
  • Jebero
Language codes
ISO 639-3 jeb
Glottolog jebe1250[2]

Jebero (Chebero, Xebero, Xihuila) is an indigenous American language spoken by the Jebero people of Peru. It is only spoken by a small number of older adults. It belongs to the Cahuapanan family together with Chayahuita.

References[edit]

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