Môa Nawa language

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Nawa
(identity uncertain)
Native toBrazil
RegionMôa River
Extinct(date missing)
Panoan
  • Mainline Panoan
    • Nawa
      • Poyanawa?
        • Nawa
Language codes
ISO 639-3None (mis)
Glottolognawa1239[1]

Môa Nawa is an obsolescent indigenous language spoken in the Brazilian Amazon Basin. It is a Panoan language, and seems to be close to Poyanawa, but classification is difficult due to a near lack of data – it might not be a distinct language at all (Fleck 2013).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Nawa". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.