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Oyaricoulet: See Akuriyo
"Oyaricoulet" is the name of a major subgroup of the Akuriyo tribe, also known as the Wama.
This tribal name is no longer commonly used, but is thought to have meant "people of the salt."
Here are links to our webpages about the Oyaricoulet tribe and language:
South American tribes
South American Indian myths
Here are a few good books about the Oyaricoulets:
The Akuriyo of Surinam
Comparative Cariban Morphosyntax
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