Otomi, Querétaro

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Hñohño, Northwestern Otomi, Otomí de Querétaro, Western Otomi
Population

33,000 (1990 census). 1,900 monolinguals (1990).

Location

Queretaro de Arteaga, Amealco municipalilty, San Ildefonso and Santiago Mexquititlán; Michoacán de Ocampo, Las Delores area; México, Acambay municipality; southeast Guanajuato, small border area.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. 78% intelligibility of Mezquital [ote] (most similar), lower in outlying areas.

Language Development
NT: 2003.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.