Between the 14th and 15th editions this language code was retired from use.
Reason: The code was removed since no solid evidence can be found that the named language ever existed.
Remedy: Remove all instances of MUF
The following is the entry for this language as it appeared in the 14th edition (2000).
SIL code: MUF
ISO 639-2: sai
|Population||200 or more (1977 Merrill Seely).|
|Region||Town of Mutús, a little above Pueblo Llano, Barinas State.|
|Alternate names||LOCO, MUTÚ|
|Comments||Possibly a remnant of Cuica or Timote--a dialect of Timote was Mukutu. All speak their language and Spanish, but comprehension of abstract concepts through Spanish is inadequate. Civilized, prosperous farmers. Synchretistic religion.|
This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited as:
Grimes, Barbara F. (ed.), 2000. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Fourteenth edition. Dallas, Texas: SIL International. Online version: http://www.ethnologue.com/14.