Panará

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A language of Brazil

Alternate Names
Indios Gigantes, Kreen Akarore, Kren Akarore, Krenakarore, Krenakore, Krenhakarore
Population

375 (2008 SIL). Ethnic population: 380.

Location

Mato Grosso state: Parque Indígena do Xingú; Pará state: Terra Indígena Panará, on Iriri river.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Not a dialect of Kayapó [txu]; possibly more similar to Canela [ram].

Language Use

Vigorous. Most also use Portuguese [por], passively but only a few men are fluent (Crevels 2007). Many also use Kayapó [txu] (Crevels 2007), Suyá [suy] (Crevels 2007).

Writing

Latin script [Latn].

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