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Iriniw (Iriniwok)

"Iriniw" is an alternate name for the Atikamekw tribe. It is the word for "person" in the Atikamekw language. Iriniwok is the plural form. It is often used together with a tribe or band name, such as Atikamekw Iriniw (Atikamek person) or Manawani Iriniw (Manawan band person.)

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

 Atikamekw language
 Nation atikamekw
 Algonkian languages
 Eastern Woodlands Native American
 Quebec reserve

Here are a few good books about the Iriniws:
 Eci Mikoian
 To Please The Caribou
 Algonquian Spirit

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