Mixtec, Jamiltepec

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Eastern Jamiltepec-San Cristobal Mixtec, Mixteco de Jamiltepec, Mixteco de Oaxaca de Costa Central Baja, Mixteco de Santa María Huazolotitlán
Population

9,760 (2000 INALI). No monolinguals.

Location

Oaxaca state: San Andrés Huaxtaltepec, Santa Elena Comaltepec, Santa María Huazolotitlán, Santiago Jamiltepec, Santiago Tetepec.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

VSO; short words, affixes, clitics; tonal.

Language Use

All ages. Also use Spanish [spa]. Used as L2 by Ixtayutla Mixtec [vmj].

Language Development
NT: 1983.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].