Mixtec, Tlazoyaltepec

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Mixteco bajo de Valles, Mixteco de Santiago Tlazoyaltepec
Population

3,700 (2000 INALI). 1,000 monolinguals.

Location

West central Oaxaca, Santiago Tlazoyaltepec municipality, Maneadero area of Baja California (south of Ensenada).

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

VSO; short words, clitics; tonal

Language Use

They prefer Mixtec over Spanish [spa]. All ages.

Writing
Unwritten.