Cupeño

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A language of United States

Population

No known L1 speakers. Ethnic population: 700 (2000 A. Yamamoto); 20 (2000 census).

Location

Southern California, near the Pala Reservation, north of Valley Center.

Language Status

9 (Dormant).

Language Use

Shifted to English [eng].

Other Comments

Last speaker died in 1987 (Golla 2007).