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Yabarana Indian Language
Yabarana is a Cariban language of South America.
It is unrelated to the Brazilian language Yabaana,
even though that language is sometimes also referred to by the name "Yabarana."
Yabarana is spoken
by a few dozen people in Venezuela. It is an agglutinative language with complex verb morphology.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Yabarana language, with comparison to words in other Cariban languages.
La Lengua Mapoyo-Yavarana:
Information on Yabarana and Mapoyo including a linguistic map of South America. Page in Spanish.
House of Languages: Yavarana-Mapoyo:
Information about Yabarana language usage.
Demographic information on the Yabarana language.
Encyclopedia entry about the Yabarana language.
Yawarana Language Tree:
Theories about Yabarana's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Introduction to the Yabarana people of Venezuela.
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