How do you pronounce the word "Miwok"? What does it mean? Miwok is pronounced "mee-wuck. Where do the Miwoks live? The Miwoks are original people of Central California. Most Miwok people still live there today.
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It is an educational resource and an introduction to the cultures of Amazon native tribes from the South American Amazon River Basin. Furthermore, this website is a resource for information and geographic maps of the native indigenous tribes of the Amazon Rainforest. Various aspects of the cultures of the indigenous people of the Amazon are covered, as well as hunting with blowguns and curare. In particular, the blowguns of the Matis and Yagua native amazonian tribes are illustrated. Moreover, photos of native facial tattoos and body tattoos are shown.
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Name[ edit ] In , the English colonists were introduced to Wahunsenacawh as Powhatan and understood this latter name to come from Powhatan's hometown near the falls of the James River near present-day Richmond, Virginia. Charles Dudley Warner , writing in the 19th century, but quoting extensively from John Smith's 17th-century writings, in his essay on Pocahontas states: He had many names and titles; his own people sometimes called him Ottaniack, sometimes Mamauatonick, and usually in his presence Wahunsenasawk.
We encourage students and teachers to visit our main Carib website for more in-depth information about the tribe, but here are our answers to the questions we are most often asked by children, with Carib pictures and links we believe are suitable for all ages. What does it mean? Carib is pronounced "care-ibb.