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Isconahua Indian Language (Isconawa)

Isconahua is a Panoan language of South America, still spoken by only a few dozen people in eastern Peru. Isconahua is an agglutinative language with SOV word order.

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Isconahua Language Resources

La Lengua Iskonawa:
    Information on the Isconawa language in Spanish.
House of Languages: Isconahua:
    Information about Isconahua language usage.
Ethnologue: Isconahua:
    Demographic information on the Isconahua language.
Isconahua Language Tree:
    Theories about Isconahua's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

Isconahua Culture and History Links

Peru's Hidden People:
    Article on the struggles of the Isconahua and other rainforest people of Peru to maintain their traditions.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Wikipedia: Isconahua:
  Encyclopedia articles on the Isconahua language.
  Familia Lingüística Pano * Lenguas Pano:
  Information on Iskonawa and the Panoan languages in Spanish.

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