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Kantan Chamorita

"Kantan Chamorita" chamorro hizkuntzan egindako kantu inprobisatua da eta "Ayotte'" bezala ere ezagutzen da, hau da, literalki, elkarri bertsoak botatzea. Zortzi silabadun lau lerroetako bertsoak dira, bigarren eta laugarren lerroak errimatuta. Laugarren lerroa errepikatu behar du erantzungo duen inprobisatzaileak.
"Kantan Chamorita" is the improvised verse singing performed in the Chamorro language and is also known as "Ayotte", which literally means to throw verses back and forth. They are eight-syllable, four-line verses with the second and fourth lines rhyming. The improviser whose turn it is to reply has to repeat the fourth line.

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Expression
Kantan Chamorita
Other terms
Ayotte’
Language
Austronesian , Chamorro
Language status
Vulnerable
Geographical location
Mariana Islands
Current situation
No available data