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Mono Language (Monache)
Mono is a Uto-Aztecan language of California.
Only a few elders still speak the language fluently, but some young Monos are working to keep their ancestral language alive.
Our list of vocabulary words in the Mono language, with comparison to words in other Uto-Aztecan languages.
Language Museum: Mono:
Translation of a Christian prayer into the Mono language.
House of Languages: Mono:
Information about Mono language usage.
Demographic information about the Mono language.
Survey of California Indian Languages: Mono:
Profile of the Mono language from the University of California at Berkeley.
Mono Language Tree:
Theories about Mono's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Mono Language Structures:
Mono linguistic profile and academic bibliography.
Plateau Shoshonean Vocabulary:
Early 20th-century wordlists of Mono and Paviotso.
Big Sandy Rancheria of Mono Indians
Overview of the modern-day Mono tribe.
Western Mono Indians
Information on traditional Mono culture and history.
Collection of Mono Indian legends and folktales.
Mono writers, their lives and work.
The Mono Indians:
Curtis' early 20th-century ethnography of the Mono tribe.
Mono Basket Hat Indian Clothes Indian Hats Indian Hair:
Mono and other California Indian clothing.
Books for sale on the Mono Indians
Walking Where We Lived
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Interesting autobiography of a Mono Indian man and his community.
Weaving a California Tradition
Charming book about a contemporary Mono girl learning to weave baskets.
Additional Resources, Links, and References
Information about the Mono language in Spanish.
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