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Krishana (Krishaná)

"Krishana" is an alternate name for the Atruahi tribe. The origin of the name Krishana is uncertain; it may have been a band name or the name of another tribe that was absorbed into the Atruahis.

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

 Krishana language
 Cariban languages
 Amazon rainforest tribes
 Languages of Brazil

Here are a few good books about the Krishanas:
 Ethnobotany of the Waimiri Atroari Indians
 The Amazonian Languages

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