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Hoyero Apaches (Hoyeros)

"Hoyero" (also spelled "Ollero") the name of a Jicarilla Apache band of New Mexico. "Hoyeros" comes from the Spanish word Olleros, which means "potters"; they called the band by this name because of their skill at pottery.

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

 Hoyero Apache language
 Jicarilla Indians
 Apache culture
 The Apache tribe
 Apache pronunciation
 Athabaskan language
 Native Americans of Southwest

Here are a few good books about the Hoyeros:
 Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
 Wisdom Sits In Places
 Jicarilla Apache-English Dictionary

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