• Language: Achuar
  • Alternate names: Achual, Achuar-Shiwiar, Achuale, Achuara, Jívaro, Maina
  • Language code: acu
  • Language family: Jivaroan, Jívaro (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: 5,443
  • Vulnerability: Threatened
  • Script: Latin script.

More information:

    Kaufman (2007: 69) considers Jívaro a “language area” with two emergent languages, Jívaro and Aguaruna. Shuar, Achuar, Aguaruna, and Huambisa are closely related languages or dialects of a single language.