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"Janena" 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 Janera or Hanena.
Here are links to our webpages about the Janena tribe and language:
South American people
Here are a few good books about the Janenas:
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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