Kumiai

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Campo, Cochimí, Comeya, Cuchimí, Diegueño, Kamia, Kamiai, Kamiyahi, Kamiyai, Ki-Miai, Ko’al, Ku’ahl, Kumeyaai, Kumeyaay, Kumia, Kw’aal, Quemayá, Tipai’, Tipái, Tipéi
Population

220 in Mexico (2000 INALI). Population total all countries: 370. 0 monolinguals (1993).

Location

Baja California, Rancho Nejí, mountains southeast of Tecate, 60 km east of Ensenada in La Huerta de los Indios, San Antonio Nécua, San José de la Zorra, Cañon de los Encinos, and Ja’áa.

Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Different from the extinct Cochimí language.

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