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A language of United States

Alternate Names
Dawson, Han-Kutchin, Moosehide
Population

12 in United States (Golla 2007). Population total all countries: 19. Ethnic population: 50 (Golla 2007).

Location

Alaska, Yukon river near Alaska-Canada border, Eagle.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

Shifted to English [eng].

Language Development
Taught in bush schools as an elective to native and nonnative children. Taught in primary schools. Grammar.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

There is a Han textbook with tapes for teaching the language.

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