Maidu, Northeast

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A language of United States

Alternate Names
Mountain Maidu
Population

1 (1994 L. Hinton). Only a few semispeakers (Golla 2007). Ethnic population: 110 Mountain Maidu (2000 census).

Location

California, northern Sierras, Plumas and Lassen counties.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

Shifted to English [eng]. Much interest in revitalization.