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A language of United States

ISO 639-3com

Population  200 (2000), decreasing. Ethnic population: 10,000 (2000).
Region  Western Oklahoma.
Language map  Southeastern United States of America
Dialects  Similar to Shoshoni [shh], Timbisha [par].
Classification  Uto-Aztecan, Northern Uto-Aztecan, Numic, Central
Language use  Shifting to English. Mainly older adults (1998).
Language development  Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1958.
Writing system  Latin script.