Nonuya language

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Native to Colombia, Peru
Ethnicity Nonuya people, 90 (2007)[1]
Native speakers
4 (2007)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 noj
Glottolog nonu1241[3]

Nonuya is a nearly extinct language of Colombia and Peru. The Nonuya community has recently reestablished itself, and is attempting to revitalize its culture through revitalizing its language.


  1. ^ ISO change request
  2. ^ Nonuya at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Nonuya". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.