This is a song about sarama 'mealy parrot' (Amazona farinosa), a pet and a good companion that can make you talk. See also the story about sarama in Oral traditions corpus.
A song about being a Warao
This song is about the bird known as "tokoro", marble wood-quail (locally known as "dorokwaro", Odontophorus gujanensis), who has the habit of singing in the morning, which is how his lover knows where he is. See also corresponding story: wrmr20180824story01


Konrad Rybka (2015 - 2018). Item "Songs" in collection "Warao archive". The Language Archive. (Accessed 2024-04-24)

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