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Manao Indian Language
Manao is an extinct Arawakan language of South America, closely related to the still-living Xiriana language.
Manao was once spoken in Brazil.
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Our list of vocabulary words in the Manao language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
Manao Language Tree:
Theories about Manao's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
La Lengua Manao:
Manao language information including a linguistic map of Brazil. Page in Spanish.
Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia:
Anthropology book on the Manau and other Arawakan tribes of the Amazon.
Native American Books:
Evolving list of books about Native Americans in general.
Links, References, and Additional Information
A rebeli„o dos Manau Historia de Manaus:
Information about the Manaos in Portuguese.
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