Mapuche language resources – Language Links Database

Mapuche  or Mapudungun  - is an Araucanian language related to Huilliche spoken in south-central Chile and west central Argentina by the Mapuche people (from mapu 'land' and che 'people'). It is also spelled Mapuzugun and Mapudungu. It was formerly known as Araucanian, the name given to the Mapuche by the Spaniards; the Mapuche avoid it as a remnant of Spanish colonialism.

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Native speakers: 260,000 (2007)

Official language in: Galvarino (Chile), Padre Las Casas (Chile)

Mapuche Grammar and Pronunciation

Mapuche Reading Materials

Mapuche Dictionaries

Mapuche Listening and Video Resources

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