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Apr 18, 2014 - Orinoco, Venezuela - The Warao are an indigenous people inhabiting northeastern Venezuela and western Guyana. Alternate common spellings of Warao are Waroa, Guarauno, Guarao, and Warrau. The term Warao translates as 'the boat people, ' after the Warao's lifelong and intimate connection to the water. Most of the 20,000 Warao inhabit Venezuela's Orinoco Delta region, with smaller numbers in neighboring Guyana and Suriname. They speak an agglutinative language, also called…


Agglutination - The middle sign is in Hungarian, which agglutinates extensively. (The top and bottom signs are in Romanian and German, respectively, both inflecting languages.)


agglutinative languages build words like legos, as seen here with turkish. each morpheme (unit if meaning) stands for one concept.