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Aravaipa Apache

"Aravaipa" is an alternate name for the Western Apache tribe. The origins of this name are not entirely clear, but it was probably the name for the Western Apaches in a Mexican Indian language.

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

 Aravaipa Apache language
 Western Apache
 Apache culture
 Athabaskan languages
 The Southwest Native

Here are links to more Internet resources about the Aravaipa Apaches:
 The Apaches of Aravaipa Canyon
 Shadows at Dawn: Massacre in the Aravaipa Canyon

And here are a few good books about the Aravaipas:
 The Western Apaches, Aravaipa, and the Struggle for Place
 Culture and Customs of the Apache Indians
 Wisdom Sits In Places
 Western Apache-English Dictionary

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