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