Mixtec, Southern Puebla

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Acatlán Mixtec, Mixteco de la frontera Puebla-Oaxaca, Mixteco del Sur de Puebla
Population

3,180 (2010 INEGI). 150 monolinguals (2010).

Location

Puebla, Acatlán, Xayacatlán de Bravo, San Jerónimo Xayacatlán, and Petlalcingo municipalities; Oaxaca, Zapotitlán Palmas municipality.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

53% intelligibility of Cacaloxtepec [miu] (Huajuapan; most similar).

Typology

VSO; short words, clitics; tonal

Language Use

Mainly adults. Highly bilingual.

Language Development
NT: 1978.
Writing
Latin script.