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NAMES OF GARIFUNA COMMUNITIES IN THE DIASPORA

Updated: Dec 19, 2021

GARIFUNA COMMUNITIES NAMES OF PLACES IN GARIFUNA



GARIFUNA COMMUNITIES HONDURAS - Huliligati Roatan Island - Rubadan Bacalar - Bagala Cristales - Kristalu/ Louba / Chalacha Plaplaya - Blaguriba Batalla - Badayougati Pueblo Nuevo - Ñotòn Tocamacho - Dugamacho Cocalito - Fàlumarugu Sangrelaya Iriona Puerto San José de la Punta Iriona Viejo - Liyumoun Iriona Ciriboya - Mañali Cusuna - Gusunougati Punta Piedra - Dübugati Punta Negra - Punta Négura La Ensenada – Bèidirugu Limón - Limún Miami - Mayami Santa Rosa de Aguan - Lawan Trujillo - Duruwiu / Sugabiu La Ceiba – Gumaga Santa Fe - Giriga La Fé San Antonio - Márugurugu Guadalupe - Funda Nueva Armenia Rio Esteban - Tibiniriba Rio Negro - Blagríba / Gariwalu Sambo Creek Corozal - Gurusali / Pintóu Punta Gorda - Peini / Igiri Dubuneti Triunfo de Cruz - Dúfigati / Turompu San Juan - Durugubuti Beibei Tornabe - Lagiriga-wewe Bajamar - Bahamar Rio Tinto - Riutintu / Intintu Puerto Cortes - Potu Travesía Masca - Másiga Tegucigalpa – Sigála GUATEMALA - Wadimalu Livingston - Labuga, La Buga Puerto Barrios - Báriu Quehueche – Chewecha Gangadiwali – Sacred Garifuna place in LaBuga (The Promised Land). Garinagu in LaBuga are connected to this small parcel of land through their Ancestors. It has been forty years since the exodus of the Garifuna people from Gangadiwali began. NICARAGUA - Nigarawa Bluefields - Blufil Justo Point La Fé Lagoon Orinoco - Urinugu BELIZE - Balisi Barranco - Barangu Hopkins - Yugadan Monkey River - Mongiríba Punta Gorda - Peini Seine Bight - Seinbeidi Stann Creek - Dangriga Georgetown YURUMEIN - SAINT VINCENT & THE GRENADINES Sandy Bay - Sandibei Owia - Ouwe ya (die here) Fancy Rosebank Greiggs Rose Hall UNITED STATES - Meriga Los Angeles - Lóunagülei Faradiu New York - Niuyóku / ñuñak Chicago - Shikagu

Compiled by GAHFU for the purpose of education.



References:


Cayetano, R. (2005). The People's Garifuna Dictionary. National Garifuna Council

Flores, J. (1983). A Study in the Reading and Writing of Garifuna Spanish and

English. Printed in California

Garifuna Institute. Copyright 2013. Taken from website www.garifunainstitute.com

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