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Akuriekare: See Akuriyo

"Akuriekare" is the name of a subgroup of the Akuriyo tribe. The name of this band, which means "agouti people," is probably the original source of the more general tribal name Akuriyo.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Akuriekare tribe and language:

 Akuriekare
 Languages in Suriname
 South American indigenous
 South American legends
 Language of the Caribs

Here are a few good books about the Akuriekares:
 The Akuriyo of Surinam
 Manufacturing Otherness
 Comparative Cariban Morphosyntax



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