XABE (?–?). Xabe, probably a plains Indian, was reported by his captors, the Indians of Pecos Pueblo (Cicuyes), to be a native of Quivira when they presented him to Francisco Vázquez de Coronado as a guide in the spring of 1541. Xabe confirmed El Turco's report of gold and silver in Quivira, although he stated that there was not as much as El Turco claimed.
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