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Wakuenai (Wakuénai)

"Wakuenai" is an alternate name for the Baniwa tribe of Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia. It means "speakers of our language" in their own tongue.

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

 Baniwa
 Arawakan language
 Native language of Brazil
 Amazonian people
 South American languages

Here are a few good books about the Wakuenais:
 Cosmos, Self, and History in Baniwa Religion
 Mysteries of the Jaguar Shamans
 Languages of the Amazon



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