Mixtec, Ocotepec

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Mixteco de Santo Tomás Ocotepec, Mixteco de Sierra sur noroeste, Ocotepec Mixtec
Population

6,170 (2000 INALI). 600 monolinguals.

Location

West central Oaxaca.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

80% intelligibility of Ñumí [xtn] (Northwestern Tlaxiaco).

Typology

VSO; short words, clitics; tonal

Language Use

All ages.

Language Development
NT: 1977.
Writing
Latin script.