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Yavitero Indian Language

Yavitero is an extinct Arawakan language of South America. It is closely related to the still-living Baniva language.
Yavitero was once spoken in Venezuela. It was a polysynthetic language with predominantly SVO word order.

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Yavitero Language Resources

Yavitero Vocabulary:
    Our list of vocabulary words in the Yavitero language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
La Lengua Yaviteró:
    Yavitero language information. Page in Spanish.
Ethnologue: Yavitero:
    Demographic information on the Yavitero language.
Yavitero Language Tree:
    Theories about Yavitero's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

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Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia:
    Anthropology book on the Yavitero and other Arawakan tribes of the Amazon.
Native American Books:
    Evolving list of books about Native Americans in general.

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