Nahuatl, Sierra Negra

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Náhuatl de la Sierra Negra
Population

25,000 (2006 SIL). 16,000 monolinguals.

Location

South Puebla. 13 towns.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Coyomeapan, Zoquitlan. Reportedly most similar to Southeastern Puebla Nahuatl [npl]; next most similar to Nahuatl [nhm] (Morelos).

Typology

Long words, affixes; nontonal.

Language Development
Bible portions: 2011.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].