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Huambisa language

Native to Peru
Ethnicity Huambisa people
Native speakers
9,300  (2000)[1]
  • Huambisa
Language codes
ISO 639-3 hub
Glottolog huam1247[2]

Huambisa, Huambiza, or Wambisa is the language of the native Huambisas of Perú. It is closely related to the Achuar-Shiwiar and Aguaruna languages. It has official standing in the area it is spoken.[1]


  1. ^ a b Huambisa at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Huambisa". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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