Where on earth do they speak Akawaio?

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Language: Akawaio
Number of speakers: 4500
Language code: ake
Alternate names: Acahuayo, Acawayo, Acewaio, Akawai, Akawaio, Akwaio, Ingarikó, Ingariko, Kapóng, Patamona, Waicá, Waika
Where spoken: Brazil, Guyana, Venezuela

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  • Language classification: Cariban, North Amazonian, Pemón, Pemón proper, Kapong
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Mazaruni river basin, north of Patamona. Also in Brazil (Ingarikó), Venezuela.