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Alternate names
A’uwe Uptabi, A’we, Akuên, Akwen, Chavante, Crisca, Pusciti, Shavante, Tapacua
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Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Xavánte.

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Writing systems for this language
Name Code Is based on script
Xavánte written with Latin script xav-Latn Latin [Latn]


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Keyman Desktop keyboard for Xavánte Fonts & Keyboards


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Sources for this language

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Title Type
Endangered Languages page associated with Xavánte - Endangered Languages Catalog web page
Ethnologue entry for Xavánte - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Xavánte - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Xavánte - ISO 639-3 web page
MultiTree entry for Xavánte - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Xavánte - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Xavánte - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
UNESCO Endangered Languages Atlas page for Xavánte [xav] - UNESCO Interactive Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger web page


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