Zapotec, El Alto

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
South Central Zimatlan Zapotec, Zapoteco de San Pedro el Alto
Population

900 (1990 census). 30 monolinguals.

Location

West Oaxaca, San Pedro el Alto, San Antonino el Alto, and San Andrés el Alto.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

None known. 20% intelligibility of Totomachapan (most similar). A member of macrolanguage Zapotec [zap].

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].