Yameo language

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Nijyamïï Nikyejaada
Native to NE Peru
Region western Amazon
Extinct (date missing)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 yme
Glottolog yame1242[1]

Yameo is an extinct language from Peba–Yaguan language family that was formerly spoken in Peru. It was spoken along the banks of the Amazon River from the Tigre River to the Nanay River.



  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Yameo". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.