Tama language (Colombia)

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Not to be confused with Tama language (Chad).
Native to Colombia
Region Orteguaza River
Extinct (date missing)
  • Western
    • (?)
      • Tama
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ten
Glottolog tama1340[1]

Tama is an extinct indigenous Tucanoan language of Colombia.[2] It was spoken in the regions of Vicente, Orteguaza River and Caquetá Region.[2]


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Tama (Colombia)". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  2. ^ a b Ethnologue report for language code:ten