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Guanano Indian Language (Wanano)
Guanano is a Tucanoan language of South America.
Guanano is spoken by 800 people in Brazil and Colombia. It is a tone language with SOV word order.
Guanano Linguistic Description Guanano Phonology Guanano Text:
Scanned-in Guanano language materials from the Rosetta Project.
La Lengua Wanana-Pirá:
Information on Guanano including linguistic maps of South America. Page in Spanish.
Translation of the Lord's Prayer into Guanano.
Language Museum: Guanano Genesis in Guanano:
Translations of Bible passages into Guanano.
Demographic information on Guanano from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Wanano-Piratapuyo Language Tree:
Theories about Wanano's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Guanano Language Structures:
Guanano linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
History and traditions of the Guanano tribe.
The Fish People: Linguistic Exogamy and Tukanoan Identity in Northwest Amazonia:
Anthropology book on the social structures of the Wanano and other Tucanoan tribes.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Encyclopedia articles on the Guanano language.
Los Guanano Los indios wanano:
Information about the Guananos in Spanish.
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