American Indian languages
Native American Indian culture
"Ris" (pronounced "ree") was an alternate name for the Arikara tribe.
It was primarily used in the late 1700's and early 1800's, and is rarely heard today
outside of historical texts.
Here are links to our webpages about the Ris tribe and language:
Arikara Indian tribe
Native American Plains
Here are a few good books about the Ri:
Traditional Narratives of the Arikara Indians
The Arikara War
Women of the Earth Lodges
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