Chamarra, Alcides

Object Details

Given Name(s)Alcides
Place of OriginRío Sambú, Darién, Panamá
DescriptionAccording to Chindío Peña, "He was an Emberá who was born on the Sambú River in Darién, Panama. When he was very young, his father took him to Chocó, learned the Wounaan language, and married a Woun Hvvvi (ethnic Wounaan woman) in the Petecorro ravine, a small tributary of the Bicordó River and itself a tributary of the San Juan River. His mortal remains lie in the Citola cementary in Río Congo, Darién, Panamá."
Depositor StatusN
Native Language(s)Emberá, Northern
Research Language(s)
Other Language(s) SpokenSpanish


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