Chami language

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Chami
Chamí Emberá
Native toColombia
Native speakers
7,800 (2001–2014)[1]
Chocoan
Language codes
ISO 639-3Either:
cmi – Chami
tdc – Tadó
Glottologuppe1440[2]

Chamí Emberá a.k.a. Chami is an Embera language of Colombia.

Phonology[edit]

Consonants[edit]

Bilabial Alveolar Palatal Velar
Stop plain p t k
voiced b d
implosive ɓ ɗ
Fricative s x
Affricate t͡ʃ
Nasal m n
Liquid r, ɾ
Approximant w j

Vowels[edit]

Front Central Back
High i ĩ ɯ ɯ̃ u ũ
Mid e ẽ o õ
Low a ã

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Chami at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Tadó at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Upper San Juan [Embera]". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Licht, Vélez, Carupia, Daniel A., Rubén G, Marcario P (2013). Karta ẽbẽra beɗea ɓɯ kawabiy ita / Manual de enseñanza y escritura ẽbẽra-chamí.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)