Cholon language

Native to Peru
Region Huallaga River valley
Extinct ca. 2000
  • Cholón
Language codes
ISO 639-3 cht
Glottolog chol1284[1]

Cholón, also known as Seeptsá and Tsinganeses, is a recently extinct language of Peru.


Due to the amateur Spanish pronunciation spellings used to transcribe Cholon, its sound inventory is uncertain. The following is an attempt at interpreting them (Adelaar 2004:464). align=
Labial Alveolar Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n ɲ ŋ
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