Carib
Kari'nja
Country Venezuela, the Guianas, Suriname, and Brazil
Ethnicity Kali'na
Speakers
7,430 (2009)
Family
Cariban
  • Guianan Carib
    • Carib
Dialects
  • Tyrewuju (Suriname)
  • Aretyry (Suriname)
Writing
Latin script
AreaMonagas and Anzoategui states, northeast near Orinoco River mouth, a few communities in Bolivar state, just south of Orinoco. Also in Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 car
ISO 639-3 car
Glottolog gali1262
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Ethnic Kali'na populations
Coordinates: 5°42′32.499″N 54°0′55.313″W / 5.70902750°N 54.01536472°W / 5.70902750; -54.01536472
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