Ethnologue > Web version > Country index > Americas > United States > Kawaiisu


A language of United States

ISO 639-3xaw

Population  5 (2005 J. Turner). Ethnic population: 150–250 (2005 J. Turner).
Region  California, south, Tehachapi-Mojave area of the Mojave Desert.
Language map  Southwestern United States of America
Classification  Uto-Aztecan, Northern Uto-Aztecan, Numic, Southern
Language use  Shifted to English. 60 to 95.
Language development  Dictionary. Grammar.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
Contact us