Mazahua, Michoacán

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Mazahua de occidente
Population

26,600 (2000 INALI).

Location

Michoacán de Ocampo State, area east of Cuidad Hidalgo.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

VSO (usually VS or VO); short words, affixes, clitics; tonal.

Language Use

All ages. Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Bible portions: 1987.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.