Mixtec, Chigmecatitlán

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Central Puebla Mixtec, Mixteco de Santa María Chigmecatitlán
Population

1,350 (2010 INEGI). 160 monolinguals (2010 INEGI).

Location

Puebla, south of Puebla City, halfway to Oaxaca border, Santa Catarina Tlaltempan and Santa María Chigmecatitlán.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. 23% intelligibility of Chazumba [mit] (Southern Puebla reportedly most similar). An island of Mixtec surrounded by Popoloca and Nahuatl varieties. Low intelligibility with all Mixtec; very different.

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing

Latin script [Latn].