6 (2011 H. Fields).
Originally Mississippi and Louisiana (Taensa dialect); now among the Creeks and Cherokees in Oklahoma.
8b (Nearly extinct).
Revitalization efforts in process with Breath of Life (Natchez) language seminars at the University of Oklahoma and Vista Volunteers and Language Preservation grants (2011 H. Fields). Primarily ceremonial activities and prayers. Elderly only. Also use Cherokee [chr] and Muskogee [mus] (2011 H. Fields).