Ge people

Ge people

About Ge people

Ge are the people who spoke Ge languages of the northern South American Caribbean coast and Brazil. In Brazil the Ge were found in Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais, Bahia, Piaui, Mato Grosso, Goias, Tocantins, Maranhao, and as far south as Paraguay. They included the Timbira, the Kayapo, and the Suya of the northwestern Ge; the Xavante, the Xerente, and the Akroa of the central Ge; the Karaja; the Jeiko; the Kamakan; Maxakali; the Guayana; the Puri; the Bororo; and others. The southern Ge include the Kaingang and the Xokleng.

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