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Achi', Rabinal

A language of Guatemala

ISO 639-3: acr

Population 37,300 (1990 SIL).
Region Central Rabinal area, Baja Verapaz Department.
Alternate names   Rabinal K'iche'
Dialects Closest linguistically to Cubulco Achi'.
Classification Mayan, Quichean-Mamean, Greater Quichean, Quichean, Quiche-Achi
Language use All ages. Possibly 20% of speakers can discuss more than common topics in Spanish.
Language development Literacy rate in first language: 15% to 20%. Literacy rate in second language: 25% to 40%. Taught in primary schools. Dictionary. Bible portions: 1966–1993.
Comments SVO.