Quechua (Indigenous Peoples A-Z)
Quechua

related: indigenous, ecuador, language, peru, bolivia
editing: Quechua

Quechua is the name of a people of the central Andes of South America and their languages.

Events

August 7-13 Sumaj wauky sumaj kuraj (Indigenous Peoples Week 2017); hashtag: #ipw7

Recommended Listening

Quechua - Imagine that while growing up, your parents spoke to each other in a language you didn't understand, using another language for you and your siblings. Gabina Funegra was exposed, in this way, to Quechua during her early childhood in Peru.

Twitter

@alexvillca
@madidijungle
@hablemosquechua

Wikipedia

Quechua
Quechua people
Quechua languages

Vocabulary

Sumaj punchay cachun! = Feliz cumpleaƱos! = Happy birthday!
Sumak kawsay = buen vivir = good living
sumaj punchay cachun tucuypaj = que sea un lindo dia para todos!
Diusulpay = Gracias = Thank you
Imamanta! = de nada! = your welcome!
Guacala = Disgusting

Elsewhere on the Web

Living Quechua
https://quechuainitiative.wordpress.com
https://sites.google.com/site/lottphilipbolivia/Bolivian-Quechua-Dictionary



Quechua en Cusco

http://funegrafilms.com



Artwork / Cue Yourself

Buzzword Bingo: Sumak kawsay (Quechua) = Good living = Buen vivir

Quechua: Sumaj wauky sumaj kuraj (Indigenous Peoples Week) #ipw5 @alexvillca @madidijungle