Aillarehue or Ayllarehue (from the Mapudungun: ayllarewe/ayjarewe: "nine rehues"); a confederation of rehues or family-based units (lof) that dominated a region or province.- Aillarehue
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Chief of several Mapuche communities.
In wartime, lonkos of the various local rehue or the larger aillarehue would gather in a koyag or parliament and would elect a toqui to lead the warriors in battle.
City and commune in Chile, located in Arauco Province in the Bío Bío Region.
The region was a Moluche aillarehue.
Lof (Spanish: levo and lov) or caví (Spanish: cahuín); formed the basic social organization of the Mapuche, Mapuche-Huilliche and the extinct Picunche peoples, consisting of a familial clan or lineage that recognizes the authority of a lonco (cacique).
Several lof form a rehue, and nine rehue formed the aillarehue. These formed one of the 3 or 5 great territorial confederations of the Mapuches, the Butalmapu ("great earth").
Type of pillar-like sacred altar used by the Mapuche of Chile in many of their ceremonies.
Nine of these rehue would form an Aillarehue (nine altars), a small confederation that would gather for war or other common purposes and formed a region or province.
Town and commune in the Bío Bío Province, Bío Bío Region, Chile.
The name of the region derived from the rehue and aillarehue of the Moluche people of the area between the Lebu and the Lleulleu Rivers, who were famed for their long resistance to the Spanish in the Arauco War.
Name in Mapudungun for "great land", which were one of the great confederations wherein the Mapuche people organized themselves in case of war.
Also at the beginning of the conquest of Chile, a Moluche Butalmapu, (name unknown), existed south of the Itata River and north of the Bio Bio River.
Mapudungun word meaning "rich man".
In Mapuche society, the wealthy men were usually the loncos and would often be the influential leaders of their rehue and aillarehue.
Chilean city and commune in the Concepción Province, Biobio Region.
Its name comes from the Moluche Aillarehue and rehue of Hualqui that existed there at the beginning of the Conquest of Chile.
Catirai or Catiray is the region of the Moluche Aillarehue of Catiray in old Araucanía.
Town located in the commune of Yumbel, Province of Biobío, in the Bío Bío Region of Chile.
It takes its name from the Moluche language of the indigenous confederation, or aillarehue, that occupied both sides of the Claro River and made up the greater confederation, or Butalmapu, between the Itata and Bio Bio Rivers.