Guamo language

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Native to Venezuela
Extinct (date missing)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Linguist list
qax San José dialect
  qao Santa Rosa dialect
Glottolog guam1236[1]

Guamo AKA Wamo or Guamotey, is an extinct language of Venezuela. Kaufman (1990) finds a connection with the Chapacuran languages convincing.


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Guamo". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 


  • Kaufman, Terrence (1990). "Language History in South America: What we know and how to know more". In David L. Payne. Amazonian Linguistics. Austin: University of Texas Press.