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Sekani

A language of Canada

ISO 639-3sek

Population  35 (1997 S. Hargus). Ethnic population: 600 (1982 SIL and 1997 S. Hargus).
Region  North central British Columbia, McLeod Lake, Ware (Finlay River), Ingenika.
Language map  Southwestern Canada
Classification  Na-Dene, Nuclear Na-Dene, Athapaskan-Eyak, Athapaskan, Canadian, Beaver-Sekani
Language use  Older adults. Majority also use English.
Language development  Bible portions: 1969.
Writing system  Latin script. Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics script, no longer in use.
Comments  Nearly extinct.