Emerillon language

Region French Guiana
Ethnicity Emerillon people
Native speakers
400 (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 eme
Glottolog emer1243[2]

Emerillon (alternate names Emerilon, Emerion, Mereo, Melejo, Mereyo, Teco) is a Tupi–Guarani language spoken in French Guiana on the rivers Camopi and Tampok.


  1. Emerillon at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Emerillon". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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