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Ponpukare

"Ponpukare" is an alternate name for the Apurina tribe, an American Indian culture of Brazil. Ponpukare comes from their name for themselves in their own language, Popĩkari, which means "we people."

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

 Apurina language
 Apurina words
 Apurina animals
 Arawakan
 Languages in Brazil
 The Amazon people

Here are a few good books about the Ponpukares:
 A grammar and a vocabulary of the Ipuriná language
 Comparative Arawakan Histories
 Languages of the Amazon



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