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

Oaxaca state: San Andrés el Alto, San Antonino el Alto, San Pedro 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].

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