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Popũkare (Popukare)

"Popũkare" is an alternate name for the Apurina tribe, an American Indian culture of Brazil. Popũkare 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 Popũkare tribe and language:

 Apurina language
 Apurina words
 Apurina animals
 Arawakan languages
 Brazilian tribe
 People in the Amazon

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



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