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Guaicuruan
Waikurúan
Ethnicity "Guaycuru peoples
Geographic
distribution
northern "Argentina, western "Paraguay, southern "Brazil
"Linguistic classification "Mataco–Guaicuru ?
  • Guaicuruan
Subdivisions
"Glottolog guai1249[1]

Guaicuruan (Guaykuruan, Waikurúan, Guaycuruano, Guaikurú, Guaicurú, Guaycuruana) is a "language family spoken in northern "Argentina, western "Paraguay, and "Brazil ("Mato Grosso do Sul).

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Family division[edit]

Guaicuruan/Waikurúan languages are often classified as follows:

Abipón, Guachí, and Payaguá all are "extinct.

Harriet Klein argues against the assumption that Kadiweu is Guaicuruan. Most others accept the inclusion of Kadiweu into the family.

Genetic relations[edit]

Jorge Suárez includes Guaicuruan with "Charruan in a hypothetical Waikuru-Charrúa stock. "Morris Swadesh includes Guaicuruan along with "Matacoan, "Charruan, and "Mascoyan within his Macro-Mapuche stock. Both proposals appear to be obsolete.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Guaicuruan". "Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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