Mawé language

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Native to Brazil
Ethnicity Mawe people
Native speakers
9,200  (2008)[1]
  • Mawe
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mav
Glottolog sate1243[2]

The Mawe language of Brazil, also known as Sataré (Mabue, Maragua, Andira, Arapium), is one of the Tupian languages. It is spoken by 7000, many of them monolingual.


  1. ^ Mawe at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Sateré-Mawé". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.