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Apache, Lipan

A language of USA

ISO 639-3: apl

Population 2 or 3 (1981 R. W. Young). Ethnic population: 100 (1977 SIL).
Region New Mexico, Mescalero Reservation.
Classification Na-Dene, Nuclear Na-Dene, Athapaskan-Eyak, Athapaskan, Apachean, Navajo-Apache, Eastern Apache
Language use May be extinct. Speakers have shifted to English. All speakers were older adults in 1981.
Comments Nearly extinct.