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Tupe

"Tupe" is the name of an indigenous tribal community of Peru, speakers of the Jaqaru and Kawki languages. The name "Tupe," which comes from the name of a tribal town, is also sometimes used by linguists to refer to the Jaqaru and Kawki languages, which are closely related to each other and are often considered dialects of a single language.

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

 Jaqaru language
 Kawki language
 Aymara, Kawki, and Jaqaru
 Aimara
 Language of Peru
 Andean countries
 South American Indians

Here are a few good books about the Tupes:
 Valley of the Spirits: A Journey Into the Lost Realm of the Aymara
 The Aymara Language in Its Social and Cultural Context



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