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Native American Vocabulary: Ayaman Words

Welcome to our Ayaman vocabulary page! Ayaman was a Jirajaran language, related to other Venezuelan languages like Jirajara and Gayon. We have included twenty basic Ayaman words here, to compare with related American Indian languages. If you need to know an Ayaman word that is not currently on our page, you can take part in our American Indian words fundraiser or visit our main Ayaman language site for more free resources.

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Ayaman Word Set

English/Français/Español Ayaman words
One/Un/Uno Bógha
Two/Deux/Dos Auyí
Three/Trois/Tres Mongañá
Man/Homme/Hombre Yúsh
Woan/Femme/Mujer Senhá
Moon/Lune/Luna Yu
Water/Eau/Agua Ing
Fire/Feu/Fuego Dug
Stone/Pierre/Piedra Dos
House/Maison/Casa Gagap
Head/Tete/Cabeza A-tógh
Hand/Main/Mano A-man
Corn/Maïs/Maiz Dosh
Big/Gros/Grande Déu

Click here to see Ayaman vocabulary words compared to words in related Jirajaran languages: Jirajaran Indian Words

Ayaman Picture Dictionaries

Here are some themed Ayaman word lists we have put together and illustrated for language learners. Feel free to print them out for classroom purposes!

*Ayaman animal words
*Ayaman body parts
*Ayaman color words
*Ayaman food words
*Ayaman number words

Additional Resources

   The Languages of the Andes
   Venezuelan Indian languages
   Native American dictionary list
   Native animal names
   Native American Indian numerals

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