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"Waku" is an alternate name for the Baniwa language of Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia.
It means "speech" or "we speak" in their own language.
Here are links to our webpages about the Waku tribe and language:
Indigenous people of Brazil
South American languages
Here are a few good books about the Wakus:
Cosmos, Self, and History in Baniwa Religion
Mysteries of the Jaguar Shamans
Languages of the Amazon
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