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Kariai Indian Language (Cariay)

Kariai is an extinct Arawakan language of South America.
It was once spoken in Brazil, and was closely related to the still-living Xiriana language.

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˜Kariai Language Resources

Kariai Vocabulary:
    Our list of vocabulary words in the Kariai language, with comparison to words in other Arawakan languages.
Kariaí Language Tree:
    Theories about Kariai's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
La Lengua Kariaí:
    Manao and Kariai language information including a linguistic map of Brazil. Page in Spanish.

Books for sale on the Kariais

Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia:
    Anthropology book on the Kariai and other Arawakan tribes of the Amazon.
Native American Books:
    Evolving list of books about Native Americans in general.



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