Sechelt

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A language of Canada

Alternate Names
She Shashishalhem
Population

4 (FPCC 2014). 34 semi-speakers (FPCC 2014). Ethnic population: 1,200 (FPCC 2014). L2 users: 0.

Location

British Columbia coast north of Vancouver.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Language Use

Shifting to English [eng]. Strong desire to revive the language. Taught in the local school (Golla 2007). Speakers 50 and older.

Language Development
A few are literate. Dictionary. Grammar.