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Huni Kui (Huni Kuin)

"Huni Kui" is an alternate name for the Amahuaca and Cashinahua tribes of Brazil and Peru. It is their name for themselves in their own language and means "real men."

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

 Huni Kui language
 Amahuaca culture
 South American native tribes
 Tribes of the Amazon rainforest

Here are a few good books about the Huni Kui:
 The Amahuaca and the Spirit World
 Wizard of the Upper Amazon
 Languages of the Amazon

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