Wanham language

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Region Brazil
Extinct a few families in the 1970s[1]
  • Wari
    • Wanham
  • Abitana
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog wany1246[2]

Wanham (Wañam, Huanyam) was a Chapacuran language of Rondônia, between the rivers São Miguel and Cautario. Abitana was a dialect.


  1. ^ Hammarström (2015) Ethnologue 16/17/18th editions: a comprehensive review: online appendices
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Wanyam". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.