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Vocabulary Words in Native American Languages: Canamari de Punus

Welcome to our Canamari vocabulary page! Canamari is an Arawakan language, related to other languages like Arawak and Guajiro. We have included twenty basic Canamari words here, to compare with related American Indian languages. If you need to know a Canamari word that is not currently on our page, you can take part in our Indian words fundraiser or visit our main Canamari language site for more free resources.

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Canamari de Punus Word Set

English/Français/Español Canamari words
One/Un/Uno Satibika
Two/Deux/Dos Hepü
Three/Trois/Tres Mapa
House/Maison/Casa Panichi
Corn/Mays/Maiz Shishie
Mother/Mere/Madre Atu
Sun/Soleil/Sol Ghasirü
Water/Eau/Agua Wenü

Click here to see Canamari vocabulary words compared to words in related Arawakan languages: Arawakan Indian Words

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