Zapotec, Southeastern Ixtlán

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Latuvi Zapotec, Yavesía Zapotec, Zapoteco del Sureste de Ixtlán
Population

6,000 (1992 SIL).

Location

Oaxaca state: Benito Juárez, Capulalpan de Morelos, Carrizal, Guelatao de Juárez, Ixtlán de Juárez, La Trinidad, Latuvi, Llano Grande, Natividad, Nevería, San Miguel Amatlán, Santa Catarina Lachatao, Santa María Yavesía (center), Santiago Xiacui.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

None known. 63% intelligibility of Atepec [zaa] (Sierra de Juárez), 43% of Teococuilco [zae]. A member of macrolanguage Zapotec [zap].

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].