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Chalchiteco is the name of a Mayan band or community of Guatemala. Their name comes from the neighborhood of Chalchitán, where their community is located. The Chalchiteco speak a dialect of the Aguacateco language.

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Chalchiteco Resources

Here are links to our webpages about the Chalchiteco tribe and language:
 Mayan Native American cultures
 Central American mythology
 Central American native languages
 Mayan language groups

Here are a few links to other Chalchiteco resources online:
 Los Chalchitecos

Books about the Chalchitecos

Here are a few good books about the Chalchiteco tribe:
 We Were Taught to Plant Corn, Not to Kill
 The Ancient Maya

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