Chinantec, Chiltepec

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A language of Mexico

Population

(2011 J. Williams). Only a few older speakers (2011 J. Williams).

Location

Oaxaca, San José Chiltepec.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

76% intelligibility of Tlacoatzintepec [ctl] (most similar), 20% of Usila [cuc] and Ojitlán [chj], 13% of Valle Nacional [cvn].

Language Use

Elderly speakers. Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing
Unwritten.