Carib Indian


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Noun1.Carib Indian - a member of an American Indian peoples of northeastern South America and the Lesser AntillesCarib Indian - a member of an American Indian peoples of northeastern South America and the Lesser Antilles
Amerindian, Native American - any member of the peoples living in North or South America before the Europeans arrived
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The island also has the region's only Carib Indian population.
Harry and Emma soon team up with Lord Carnarvon, a Carib Indian with an uncanny knowledge of the seas.
Equal time is given to the explication of vernacular religious life and the "folk" traditions of colonial populations, as well as native Taino and Carib Indian beliefs and practices.
Dovecot (10 Infirmary Street; +44 (0) 131 315 3054) is staging 'The Creative World of Alan Davie', a celebration of seven decades of work that includes sculpture, painting, tapestry, jewellery, printmaking, drawing and even poetry and experimental jazz--with influences ranging from Byzantine mosaics to Carib Indian petroglyphs.
The alcoholic warap led to local stigmatization of the Carib Indian as drunk and hostile and pushed the Amerindian festival celebrations further away from the Santa Rosa Church.
Kent Auguiste, a member of the Carib Indian council that oversees the reserve, said the culture should be preserved but not at the expense of personal freedom.
Construction of the Fortaleza (also known as the Palacio de Santa Catalina) began in 1533 and was finalized May 25, 1540, as a defense against Carib Indian attacks.
Ethnic groups: African descent (66%), mixed (19%), West Indian (6%), Carib Indian (2%), other (7%).
Another Garifuna dance and song type that is clearly derived from Carib Indian traditions is the semi-sacred abaimahani performed at the dugu.
3 million people; the remainder is a mix of people of European, Chinese and Middle Eastern descent, including a small community descended from the Carib Indians.