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Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Description:ENGLISH: Drawing made by a Trumai student in 1996 about the constellation called by the Trumai as "Asit¸pi Takela". This constellation is composed by seven stars that are very close to each other, as if they are in a line. Apparently, such constellation is known in the region by the Portuguese name "Sete Estrelo". ----- PORTUGUÊS: Desenho feito por uma estudante Trumai em 1996 sobre a constelação chamada pelos Trumai de "Asit¸pi Takela". Esta constelação é formada por sete estrelas que ficam bem juntas, como em uma fila. Ao que parece, ela é conhecida na região pelo nome português de "Sete Estrelo".
The purpose of the project is to document Trumai, a genetically isolate language spoken in Brazil. The archive consists of a collection of texts in the language, plus other kinds of materials relative to the Trumai culture, such as photos, drawings, songs, educational materials, etc.
Drawings about a particular constellation.
The comments are in Portuguese and English.
The drawings were made by Speaker8.
Speaker8 is a native speaker of Trumai. Her mother is Trumai, her father is Waurá. She was married for a while; nowadays she is separated, living with her parents and her little son.
Raquel is a Brazilian linguist. She has been working with the Trumai people since 1989. She has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Rice University (Houston, Texas, U.S.A).
Documentation of Trumai
Publisher:Raquel Guirardello-Damian
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Trumai tradition
Portuguese language
English language
Subject (ISO639):por


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Citation: Speaker8; Raquel. 1996-11-08. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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