Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin

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Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin
Native to Surinam
Region upper Tapanahoni River
Era until the 1960s.[1]
Used rarely now; never a first language.
NdyukaTiriyó pidgin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 njt
Glottolog ndyu1241  (Ndyuka-Trio)[2]
joek1234  (Ndyuka-Wayana)[3]

Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin (Ndyuka-Trio) was a trade language used until the 1960s between speakers of Ndyuka, an English-based creole, and Tiriyo and Wayana, both Cariban languages.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ndyuka-Tiriyó Pidgin at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Ndyuka-Trio". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Joeka-Oajana". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.