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Sigma KEE - KadiweuLanguage
. SIL code: KBC. ISO 639-2: sai. Population: 1,200 (1995 SIL) to 1,800 (1995 Filomena Sandalo). Region: Mato Grosso do Sul, around Serra da Bodoquena. 3 villages. Alternate names: MBAYA-GUAIKURU, CADUVEO, EDIU-ADIG. Comments: 'Payagua' may be a term for 'enemy' applied to this group. SVO. Literacy rate in first language: 1% to 5%. Literacy rate in second language: 25% to 50%. NT in press (1999).(extract from http://www.ethnologue.com/)
that expresses content. This covers
s that contain a
, such as a book, as well as
ualSignLanguage, which may similarly contain a
The universal class of individuals. This is the root node of the ontology.
Of the 11
s, four are classified as a
.(extract from http://www.ethnologue.com/)
s used by
A system of signs for expressing thought. The system can be either natural or artificial, i.e. something that emerges gradually as a cultural artifact or something that is intentionally created by a person or group of people.
This is the subclass of
which are language-related. Note that this
and the the elements of
is any one of 11 related languages, spoken in
, forming a distinct family of languages that are unrelated to any others.(extract from http://www.ethnologue.com/)
An entity that has a location in space-time. Note that locations are themselves understood to have a location in space-time.
which has as its medium the human voice. It can also be represented visually through writing, although not all
s have a codified written form.
Belongs to Class
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