Where on earth do they speak Jamamadí?

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Language: Jamamadí
Number of speakers: 800
Language code: jaa
Alternate names: Canamanti, Jamamadí, Kanamanti, Madi, Yamamadí
Where spoken: Brazil

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  • Language classification: Arauan, Jamamadi
  • Dialects: Banauá, Banavá, Banawa Yafi, Banawá, Bom Futuro, Cuchudua, Jafí, Jarawara, Jaruára, Jurua, Kitiya, Maima, Mamori, Mamoria, Pauini, Tukurina, Yarawara
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Amazonas in Jaruara, 7 villages in Lábrea municipality; Banawá river area; the rest scattered over a large area.