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Miami

A language of United States

ISO 639-3mia

Population  Ethnic population: 2,000 (1977 SIL).
Region  Miami in north central Indiana, Miami and Peoria in northeast Oklahoma, Illinois in Illinois and Iowa.
Alternate names   Illinois, Miami-Illinois, Miami-Myaamia
Dialects  Miami, Peoria.
Classification  Algic, Algonquian, Central
Language use  Some know a few words and phrases. Revitalization program in progress.
Comments  No L1 speakers as of 1996. Second language only.
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