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Poyanawa Indian Language (Puinaua)

Poyanawa is a Panoan language of South America.
Pyanawa is still spoken by only a few elders in western Brazil. It is an agglutinative language with SOV word order.

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˜Poyanawa Language Resources

Poyanawa Words:
    Our list of vocabulary words in the Poyanawa language, with comparison to words in other Panoan languages.
Língua poianaua:
    Poianawa language information in Portuguese.
La Lengua Poyanawa:
    Information on Poyanawa including a linguistic map of South America. Page in Spanish.
Poianaua:
    Article on the Poyanawa language. Page in Portuguese.
House of Languages: Poyanahua:
    Information about Poyanawa language usage.
Ethnologue: Poyanáwa:
    Demographic information about the Poyanawa language.
Puinaua Language Tree:
    Theories about Poyanawa's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

Poyanawa Culture and History Links

The Poyanawa of Brazil:
    Brief profile of the Poyanawa tribe.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Poianauas: * Os Poianáua:
  Information about the Poyanawas in Portuguese.



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