Where on earth do they speak Arawak?

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Language: Arawak
Number of speakers: 700
Language code: arw
Alternate names: Arawak, Arowak, Lokono
Where spoken: Brazil, France, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela

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  • Language classification: Maipurean, Northern, Maritime, Ta-Maipurean
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in: Guyane française
  • Region: Coastal area, several villages between coast and about 30 km inland, mainly on the savanna. Also in French Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela.