Where on earth do they speak Desano?

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Language: Desano
Number of speakers: 960
Language code: des
Alternate names: Boleka, Desano, Desána, Desâna, Dessana, Dessano, Kusibi, Oregu, Uina, Wina, Wirã
Where spoken: Brazil, Colombia

More Information

  • Language classification: Tucanoan, Eastern Tucanoan, Desano-Siriano
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Northwestern Amazonas, Terra Indígena Alto Rio Negro, region along the border with Colombia, sixty communities and sites along the margins of the Tiquié river and its tributaries. Also in Colombia.