Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin

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Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin
Native to Surinam
Region upper Tapanahoni River
Era until the 1960s[1]
used rarely now; never a first language
NdyukaTiriyó pidgin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 njt
Glottolog ndyu1241  (Ndyuka-Trio)[2]
joek1234  (Ndyuka-Wayana)[3]

Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin (Ndyuka-Trio) was a trade language used until the 1960s between speakers of Ndyuka, an English-based creole, and Tiriyo and Wayana, both Cariban languages.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Ndyuka-Trio". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Joeka-Oajana". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.