Himarimã language

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Native to Brazil
Region Tapauá River valley
Ethnicity Hi-Merimã people
Native speakers
(undated figure of 40)[1]
unattested; Arawan?
Language codes
ISO 639-3 hir
Glottolog hima1247[2]

Himarimã is the presumed language of the uncontacted Hi-Merimã people in Amazonas, Brazil,[1] The language is believed to be Arawán pre testimonies from the Suruwahá and Banawá.[3]


  1. ^ a b Himarimã at Ethnologue (15th ed., 2005)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Himarima". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Hammarström (2015) Ethnologue 16/17/18th editions: a comprehensive review: online appendices