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Arawan (also Arahuan, Arauan, Arawán, Arawa, Arauán) is a family of languages spoken in western "Brazil ("Amazonas, "Acre) and "Peru ("Ucayali).
Arauan consists of half a dozen languages:
- "Arawá (also known as Arawa, Arua) (†)
- "Kulina (also known as Culina-Madijá, Culina)
- "Jamamadi (also known as Madi; incl. Kanamanti?)
- "Suruwahá (also known as Sorowahá, Zuruahá)
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