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Poyanáwa

A language of Brazil

ISO 639-3pyn

Population  12 (1992). Ethnic population: 403 (1999 ISA).
Region  Acre, upper Rio Môa, Jumá tributary.
Language map  Brazil, reference number 149
Alternate names   Poianáua, Puinahua
Classification  Panoan, South-Central, Yaminahua-Sharanahua
Comments  May have no remaining speakers. Nearly extinct.
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