Chimariko

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A language of United States

Population

No known L1 speakers. Last speaker died around 1950 (Golla 2007). Ethnic population: No ethnic group members left (1997 K. Turner).

Location

Northwest California.

Language Status

10 (Extinct).

Other Comments

Chimariko descendants consider both Hupa [hup] and Chimariko to be heritage languages but emphasize Hupa for cultural revitalization.