Kaxuiâna

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Kachuana, Kashujana, Kashuyana, Kaxúyana, Warikiana, Warikyana
Population

L1 users: No known L1 speakers. Ethnic population: 69 (1998 ISA).

Location

Pará state: Imabu river near perimetral norte; Trombetes river near junction with Mapuwera. Most among the Trió [tri]; a few among Hixkaryána [hix].

Language Status

9 (Dormant).

Dialects

Pawiyana (Pawixi).

Language Use

Assimilated to the Trió [tri].

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

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