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Cibecue

"Cibecue" is the name of an Apache Indian band. It is a Spanish corruption of an Apache place name, Deshchíí' Bikǫ, which means "red-banded canyon." The Cibecues live in what is today Arizona, and are speakers of the Western Apache language.

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

 Cibecue Apache language
 Apache culture
 Apache people
 Apache pronunciation
 Athapascan
 South west American Indians

Here are links to more Internet resources about the Cibecue Apaches:
 Map of Cibecue and the Fort Apache Indian Reservation
 Dishchii'bikoh Community School
 Battle of Cibecue Creek

And here are a few good books about the Cibecues:
 The Cibecue Apache
 Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
 Wisdom Sits In Places
 Western Apache-English Dictionary



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