Native American languages * Native American facts * Native American heritage

Bribriwak (Bribri-wak)

"Bribriwak" is an alternate name for the Bribri tribe of Costa Rica and Panama. (The suffix -wak means "clan" or "community" in the Bribri language.)

Sponsored Links



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

 Bribri language
 Bribri
 Costa Rican natives
 Chibchan language family
 Central American legends

Here are a few good books about the Bribriwaks:
 Notes on the Bribri of Costa Rica
 The Languages of the Andes



Back to our Native American encyclopedia



Would you like to help support our organization's work with the Bribriwak language?

Native Languages of the Americas website 1998-2016 * Contacts and FAQ page