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Janera (Janeras)

"Janera" 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 Panera.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Janera tribe and language:

 Janera language
 Tucanoan language family
 Amazon people
 Columbia tribes
 South American natives

Here are a few good books about the Janeras:
 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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