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Yabarana

A language of Venezuela

ISO 639-3yar

Population  35 (1977 E. Migliazza).
Region  Amazonas, Manapiare River basin, above San Juan de Manapiare.
Language map  Venezuela, reference number 33
Alternate names   Yauarana, Yawarana
Dialects  Curasicana, Wokiare (Uaiquiare, Guayqueri). Similar to Mapoyo [mcg], PĂ©mono [pev].
Classification  Carib, Northern, Western Guiana
Comments  Distinct from Yabaana [ybn] of Brazil. Ergative. Nearly extinct.
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