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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.

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Guanano Language Resources

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.
Guanano Prayers:
    Translation of the Lord's Prayer into Guanano.
Language Museum: Guanano * Genesis in Guanano:
    Translations of Bible passages into Guanano.
Guanano Language:
    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.

Guanano Culture and History Links

Wanano Culture:
    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

  Wikipedia: Guanano:
  Encyclopedia articles on the Guanano language.
  Los Guanano * Los indios wanano:
  Information about the Guananos in Spanish.



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