|Native to||Peru, Bolivia, Brazil|
|Ethnicity||Yaminawá and related peoples|
including an est. 400 uncontacted (2007)
Yaminawa constitutes an extensive dialect cluster. Attested dialects are two or more Brazilian Yaminawa dialects, Peruvian Yaminawa, Chaninawa, Chitonawa, Mastanawa, Parkenawa (= Yora or "Nawa"), Shanenawa (Xaninaua, = Katukina de Feijó), Sharanawa (= Marinawa), Shawannawa (= Arara), Yawanawa, Yaminawa-arara (obsolescent; very similar to Shawannawa/Arara), Nehanawa†)
Very few Yaminawá speak Spanish or Portuguese, though the Shanenawa have mostly shifted to Portuguese.
- Yaminawa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Yawanawa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Sharanawa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Shaninawa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Yora at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Yaminawa Complex". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- David Fleck, 2013, Panoan Languages and Linguistics, Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History #99
- "Yaminahua." Ethnologue. (retrieved 25 June 2011)
- Wayampi language dictionary online from IDS (select simple or advanced browsing)
- Sharanahua Language Collection of Pierre Déléage (includes myths, shamanistic songs, and ceremonial songs) at the Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America (AILLA).
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