Akurio language

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Akuriyó
Native to Suriname
Ethnicity 50 Akurio people (no date)[1]
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. ^ a b Akuriyó at Ethnologue (16th ed., 2009)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Akurio". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.