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Kansa

A language of United States

ISO 639-3ksk

Population  19 (1990 census), decreasing. Ethnic population: 74 (2000 census).
Region  Oklahoma, north central.
Language map  Southeastern United States of America
Alternate names   Kanze, Kaw, Konze
Dialects  Similar to Omaha [oma], Osage [osa], Ponca [oma], Quapaw [qua].
Classification  Siouan, Siouan Proper, Central, Mississippi Valley, Dhegiha
Language use  Shifted to English.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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