Paumarí Phonemic Statement

Date:
2009
Date Created:
1964
Publisher:
Associação Internacional de Linguística – SIL Brasil
Publisher Place:
Anápolis - GO
Extent:
14 pages
Description:
Introduction. The Paumarí Indians are located at the mouth of the Sepatini River, Lagoa Marrahã which is near Bom Futuro on the Purus River, and also on the Ituxi River. The language is ordinarily stated to belong to the Aruak family group. There are approximately 150 speakers of the language. They also are fluent bilinguals.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Brazil
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Content Language:
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Work Type:
Subject:
Vowels
syllable patterns
Distribution
Consonants
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Entry Number:
42638