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Waraiku Indian Language

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

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Waraiku Language Resources

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

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

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