Kaqchikel-K’iche’ Mixed Language

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A language of Guatemala

Alternate Names
Cauque Mixed Language
Population

2,000 (1998 SIL).

Location

Santiago, Sacatepéquez, Santa María Cauque villages.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

None known. Came from the K’iche’ area in the colonial period. Older speakers show a base of K’iche’.

Language Use

Changing to become more like South Central Kaqchikel [cak]. Mainly adults. Also use Spanish [spa].