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"Hanena" is an alternate name for the Barasana tribe of Colombia. It comes from the native name of one of the
tribe's important divisions, also spelled Hanera or Janera.
Here are links to our webpages about the Hanena tribe and language:
Tucanoan language family
South American tribes
Here are a few good books about the Hanenas:
Barasano Syntax: Studies in the Languages of Colombia
The Fish People: Linguistic Exogamy and Tukanoan Identity in Northwest Amazonia
The Amazonian Languages
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