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Courtesy of www.uctp.org – Manaia [manaya] – Axe or axe head. Pronounced mah-nah-ee-ah ….


This is a language page for individuals and educational purposes so to get a real and truthful experience of our Taino language.

Courtesy of www.uctp.org – HUTIA [jutia]: Hutia are moderately large rodents of the family Capromyidae that inhabit the Caribbean Islands. Sounds like Hoo-tee-ah ….


This is a language page for individuals and educational purposes so to get a real and truthful experience of our Taino language.

Courtesy of www.uctp.org – MANI [Peanut] – Sounds like mah-ee ….