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"Ujarrás" is an alternate name for the Cabecar tribe of Costa Rica. It is the name of one of the important Cabecar subgroups,
and comes from a placename meaning "sandy ground." Ujarras is sometimes also used to refer to the dialect of the Cabecar
language which is spoken in this region.
Here are links to our webpages about the Ujarrás tribe and language:
Costa Rica Native
Central American legend
Here are links to more Internet resources about Ujarras:
Lengua cabécar de Ujarrás
Here are a few good books about the Ujarras:
When Woman Became the Sea
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