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Marawan Indian Language

Marawan is an extinct Arawakan language of South America. It was closely related to the better-known Wapishana and Palikur languages, and is considered by some to be a dialect of one of those languages. Marawan was once spoken in Brazil.

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Marawan Language Resources

Marawan Vocabulary:
    Our list of vocabulary words in the Marawan language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
Marawán-Karipurá Language Tree:
    Theories about Marawan's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

Marawan Culture and History Links

    Information and photographs about the Maraon and other indigenous peoples of the Uaçá River.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Povo Marworno:
  Information about the Marawans in Portuguese.

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