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Waimiri (Waimirí)

"Waimiri" is an alternate name for the Atruahi tribe. Waimiri is the name for the tribe in the language of their Tupi neighbors.

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

 Waimiri language
 Cariban language
 Amazon forest tribes
 Brazil tribes

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

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