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Klamath-Modoc

A language of United States

ISO 639-3kla

Population  1 (1998). Ethnic population: 165 (2000 census).
Region  Oregon, south central, around and east and north of Klamath and Agency lakes; Modoc to the south.
Language map  Northwestern United States of America
Dialects  Most similar to Molale [mbe].
Classification  Penutian, Plateau Penutian, Klamath-Modoc
Language use  Shifted to English.
Language development  Dictionary. Grammar.
Comments  Active language programs and materials development in Modoc. Nearly extinct.
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