Honduras Sign Language

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A language of Honduras

Alternate Names
Honduran Sign Language, Lengua de Señas Hondureñas, LESHO
Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Regional variations: deaf people along the North coast have some distinct signs from deaf people in the southern part of the country.

Language Development
At least 12 institutions offer primary education for deaf Hondurans with Honduran Sign Language as their communication philosophy.