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Native American Tribes of Suriname

This is an index to the Native American language and cultural information on our website pertaining to Suriname Indian tribes. Some pages contain more information than others. If you belong to an indigenous tribe from Suriname that is not currently listed on this page and you would like to see it here, please contact us about how to contribute information to our site.

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The original inhabitants of the area that is now Suriname include:

The Akuriyo Indians
The Arawak Indians
The Carib Indians
The Shikiana Indians
The Trio Indians
The Warao Indians
The Wayana Indians

Other resources about American Indian history, culture and society in Suriname:

Indigenous Peoples of Guyana: Information and photographs of the Indian tribes of Suriname and Guyana.
Animism and Folklore of the Guiana Indians: Online book of Arawak, Carib, and Warao mythology.
Native American Nations in Northern South America: Information and photographs of tribes in this region.



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