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Tucano Indian Language (Dahseyé)

Tucano is a Tucanoan language of South America.
Tucano is spoken by 5000 people in Brazil and Colombia. It is a tone language with SOV word order.

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Tucano Language Resources

Tribes and Languages of Brazil:
    Map showing the areas in Brazil where Tukano is spoken.
Tucano Linguistic Description * Tucano Orthography * Tucano Phonology * Tucano Text:
    Scanned-in Tucano language materials from the Rosetta Project.
Tucano Alphabet:
    Phonological inventory of the Tucano language, with a sample text.
La Lengua Tukana:
    Information on Tukano including linguistic maps of South America. Page in Spanish.
Language Museum: Tucano * Genesis in Tucano:
    Translations of Bible passages into Siriano.
House of Languages: Tucano * Pisamira:
    Information about Tucano language usage.
Tucano Language:
    Demographic information on Tucano from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Tucano Language Tree:
    Theories about Tucano's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Wikipedia: Tucano:
    Encyclopedia article about the Tucano language.
Tucano Language Structures:
    Tucano linguistic profile and academic bibliography.

Tucano Culture and History Links

The Tukano Tribe:
    Online ethnography of the Tukanos of Brazil.
The Fish People: Linguistic Exogamy and Tukanoan Identity in Northwest Amazonia:
    Anthropology book on the social structures of the Tucano and other Tucanoan tribes.

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Links, References, and Additional Information

  Wikipedia: Tucanos: * Britannica: Tucano:
  Encyclopedia articles on the Tucanos and their language.
  Los Tucano: * Los indios tukano:
  Information about the Tucanos in Spanish.

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