South American Indigenous people


South American Indigenous people

*Alacalufe
*Arawaks
*Atacameños
*Aymara
*Awá
*Banawa
*Cañaris
*Caiapos
*Chibcha
*Cocama
*Diaguitas
*Chayahuita
*Enxet
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*Guaraní
*Juris
*Mapuche
*Matsés
*Pehuenche
*Quechuas
*Shipibo
*Shuar
*Tupi
*Xucuru
*Urarina
*Wai Wai
*Yagua
*Yąnomamö
*Zaparos


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