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Carapana Indian Language (Karapana)

Carapana is a Tucanoan language of South America.
Carapana is spoken by 600 people in Colombia and Brazil. It is a tone language with SOV word order.

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Carapana Language Resources

Carapana Linguistic Description * Carapana Orthography * Carapana Phonology * Carapana Grammar * Carapana Pronunciation:
    Scanned-in Carapana language materials from the Rosetta Project.
La Lengua Karapaná:
    Information on Carapana including linguistic maps of South America. Page in Spanish.
House of Languages: Carapana
     Information about Carapana language usage.
Carapana Language:
    Demographic information on Carapana from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Carapano Language Tree:
    Theories about Carapana's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Carapana Language Structures:
    Carapana linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
Carapana Prayers:
    Translations of the Lord's Prayer into the Carapana language.

Carapana Culture and History Links

Tribes of Central Brazil:
    Map showing where the Karapana people live in Brazil.
The Karapanã Tribe:
    Online ethnography of the Karapanas of Brazil.
Los Carapana * Karapana:
    Information about the Carapanas in Spanish.
The Fish People: Linguistic Exogamy and Tukanoan Identity in Northwest Amazonia:
    Anthropology book on the social structures of the Carapana and other Tucanoan tribes.

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