Where on earth do they speak Kaiwá?

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Language: Kaiwá
Number of speakers: 18000
Language code: kgk
Alternate names: Caingua, Caiua, Caiwa, Caiwá, Cayua, Kaiova, Kaiowá, Kaiwá, Kayova
Where spoken: Argentina, Brazil

More Information

  • Language classification: Tupian, Tupí-Guaraní, Guaraní, Guaraní
  • Dialects: Kaiwá, Teüi, Tembekuá
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Mato Grosso do Sul, from the Apa, Dourados, and Ivinhema rivers in the north to the Mbarakaju mountains and tributaries of Jejui river in the south.