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Waimiri-Atroari (Waimiri Atroarķ)

"Waimiri-Atroari" is an alternate name for the Atruahi tribe. "Waimiri" and "Atroari" are actually names for the tribe in two different neighboring languages; their name for themselves in their own language is Kinja.

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 Waimiri-Atroari language
 Cariban languages
 Tribes in the Amazon
 Brazil languages

Here are a few good books about the Waimiri-Atroaris:
 Ethnobotany of the Waimiri Atroari Indians
 The Amazonian Languages

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