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Bakairi Indian Language (Kurā)
Bakairi is a Cariban language of South America,
spoken by 500 people in Brazil. Bakairi is an agglutinative language with complex verb morphology.
Bakairi language samples and resources.
Bakairi Culture and History
Information and links about the Bakairi tribe past and present.
Introduction to Bakairi mythology.
Our Online Bakairi Materials
Our list of vocabulary words in the Bakairi language, with comparison to words in other Cariban languages.
Bakairi Pronunciation Guide:
How to pronounce Bakairi words.
Bakairi Animal Words:
Illustrated glossary of animal words in the Bakairi language.
Bakairi Body Parts:
Online and printable worksheets showing parts of the body in the Bakairi language.
Worksheet showing color words in Bakairi.
Worksheet showing how to count in the Bakairi language.
Bakairi Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions
La Lengua Bacaira:
Information on Bakairi including a linguistic map of South America. Page in Spanish.
House of Languages: Bacairķ
Information about Bacairķ language usage.
Demographic information on Bakairi from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Bakairi Language Tree:
Theories about Bakairi's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Bakairi Language Structures:
Bakairi linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Os Bakairi Bacairis:
Information about the Bakairis and their language in Portuguese.
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