Achumawi

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A language of United States

Alternate Names
Achomawi, Pitt River
Population

10 (Golla 2007). Ethnic population: 1,000.

Location

Northeastern California.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

Originally 9 dialects.

Language Use

All are semi-speakers or passive speakers. Older adults only.

Other Comments

Both Achumawi and Atsugewi [atw] are heritage languages of the Pit River Tribe.