Learning Native American languages * Native Americans culture * Native ancestry

Halykwamai Indian Tribe

The Halykwamai Indians were a Yuman tribe of Arizona, relatives of the Cocopa and Kumeyaay tribes. They were also sometimes known as the Halyikwamai, Jallicumay, Quicama, or Quigyuma. The Halykwamai no longer exist as a distinct tribe. Most of them are believed to have merged into the Cocopa tribe, where their descendants remain today. Their language was never properly recorded, but was clearly closely related to Cocopa and Kumeyaay, and may have been a Cocopa dialect.

Sponsored Links

Halykwamai Language Links

Cocopa Language:
    Our Cocopa language resources.

Halykwamai Culture and History Links

Four Directions: Halykwamai:
    Timeline and links about Halykwamai history.

Links, References, and Additional Information

Halykwamai Tribe:
Links pages about the Halykwamais.

Back to the Native Americans tribes list
Back to our information about Native Americans for kids

Native Languages

Indian herbs * Cherokee headdresses * Tubarão * American Native tattoos

Would you like to sponsor work on the Halykwamai language page?

Native Languages of the Americas website © 1998-2020 * Contacts and FAQ page