Mixe, Coatlán

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Southeastern Mixe
Population

5,000 (1993 SIL). All Mixe languages: 90,000 (1993 SIL).

Location

East central Oaxaca, including Coatlán, Camotlán, San José, Santa Isabel, and Ixcuintepec.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Camotlán Mixe, Coatlán Mixe.

Typology

Long words, affixes, clitics; nontonal.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 25%. Videos. Dictionary. NT: 1976.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].