Kamba language (Brazil)

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Kamba
Native to Brazil
Region Mato Grosso do Sul
Extinct (date missing)
unclassified
(Chiquitano?)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xba
Glottolog (insufficiently attested or not a distinct language)
kamb1287[1]

Kamba (Camba) is an extinct unclassified language of Brazil.

The name "Kamba" has been used for Chiriguano Guarani. However, Paula (1979) relates Kamba (presumably a different Kamba) to the language isolate Chiquitano.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kamba". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.