8 thoughts on “Language Quiz

  1. Sounds Passerine to me, though the overall pitch sounds deeper, like it came from a larger animal, like Homo, so maybe a creole.

  2. I was all set to say it was from the Canary Islands until I Googled things and it seems there are other whistling languages in Greece, Turkey and Mexico so who knows? I will go out on a limb and say it’s Silbo Gomero from the Canary Islands.

  3. I was in the Canary Islands many years ago and I could hear the ‘whistle gomero’ (silbo gomero) and apparently it is that whistled tongue. But there are others – as noted by several of the comments – Pirahan Indians, many Indians from Mexico etc … even in Occitania, Larruns in full Pyrenees …

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