Xokleng language

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Xokleng
Native to Brazil
Region Santa Catarina
Ethnicity Xokleng
Native speakers
760  (1998)[1]
Macro-Ge
  • Ge
    • Southern (Kaingáng)
      • Xokleng
Dialects
Ingain
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xok
Glottolog xokl1240[2]
inga1253  (Ingain–Kimda)[3]

Xokleng is a Ge language of Brazil.

Extinct Ingain was a dialect or closely related. Kimda was close to Ingain.

References[edit]

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