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"Mainu" is an alternate spelling of Maina, one of the three main dialects of the Achuar-Shiwiar-Maina language.

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Mainu Resources

Here are links to our webpages about the Mainu tribe and language:
 Achuar-Shiwiar-Maina language
 The Achuar people
 Achuar pronunciation
 Amazonian names

Here are links to some online resources about the Mainu tribe:
 Wikipedia: Mainu
 Catholic Encyclopedia: Maina Indians
 Los Maynas (Spanish-language text)

Books about the Mainus

Here are a few good books about the Mainu tribe:
 In the Society of Nature
 The Achuar of the Pastaza River
 Crude Chronicles

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