Kuna people

Kuna people

About Kuna people

Kuna or Cuna is the name of an indigenous people of Panama and Colombia. The spelling Kuna is currently preferred. In the Kuna language, the name is Dule or Tule, meaning 'people,' and the name of the language in Kuna is Dulegaya, meaning 'Kuna language' (literally 'people-mouth.') The Kuna live in three politically autonomous comarcas or reservations in Panama, and in a few small villages in Colombia. There are also communities of Kuna people in Panama City, Colon, and other cities. The greatest number of Kuna people live on small islands in the comarca of Kuna Yala or on the islands off the coast of Panama, known as the San Blas Islands.

Contributions by Tedder, 2602:306:BCAE:4470:5059:B406:8C7:2306, and Calliopejen1.

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