Comanche

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A language of United States

Population

100 (Golla 2007), decreasing. Ethnic population: 8,500 (Golla 2007).

Location

Western Oklahoma.

Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Dialects

Similar to Shoshoni [shh] and Timbisha [par].

Language Use

Courses in Comanche have been taught at University of Oklahoma. Speakers 50 and older.

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1958.
Writing
Latin script.