Language of the Day for 22 April 2013

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Nahuatl, Isthmus-Pajapan [nhp]

A language of
Mexico
Population
7,000 (1990 census). 500 monolinguals.
Status
6b (Threatened).
Language Use
Some young families use Nahuatl, others do not teach it to their children. All domains for older speakers. All ages. Negative attitudes. Some also use Spanish [spa]; a few also speak a Popoluca language.
Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Bible portions: 1990–2009.