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Cacaopera
[ccr] Morazán Department. No remaining speakers. Status: 10 (Extinct). Dialects: Similar to Matagalpa [mtn]. Classification: Misumalpan, Sumu-Cacaopera-Matagalpa, Cacaopera-Matagalpa

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Kekchí
[kek] 12,300 in El Salvador. Status: 5 (Developing). Alternate Names: Cacché, Quecchí Classification: Mayan, Yucatecan-Core Mayan, K’ichean-Mamean, K’ichean

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Pipil
[ppl] Ocotepeque Department, Dolores municipality, near El Salvador border. 20 (1987). Ethnic population: 11,100 Nicarao (2005 census). Status: 8b (Nearly extinct). Alternate Names: Nahuat, Nawat, Nicarao Dialects: Not intelligible of Isthmus Nahuatl [nhk] of Mexico. Classification: Uto-Aztecan, Southern Uto-Aztecan, Corachol-Aztecan, Core Nahua

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Salvadoran Sign Language
[esn] Status: 4 (Educational). Alternate Names: El Salvadoran Sign Language, Lengua de Señas Salvadoreñas, LESSA Classification: Deaf sign language Comments: Christian.

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Spanish
[spa] 6,700,000 in El Salvador (2011). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1983, Constitution, Article 62). Alternate Names: Castellano, Español Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Ibero-Romance, West Iberian, Castilian

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