Island Carib


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Is′land Car′ib


n.
an Arawakan language incorporating many Carib loanwords, formerly spoken in the Lesser Antilles and now surviving only among the Black Caribs of Central America.
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I am grateful to Starr Farr and Alex Barker for discussion of the Island Carib and Mobilian linguistic situations, to E.
This split between good and bad, Arawak and Carib, Taino and Island Carib, has dominated all thinking and research in the Caribbean.
Chapter 7 focuses on yet another problematic stereotype: the issue of cannibalism among the Island Caribs (Kalinago, Garifuna, Eyeri).