Zapotec, San Baltazar Loxicha

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Northwestern Pochutla Zapotec, San Baltázar Loxicha Zapotec, Zapoteco de San Baltázar Loxicha
Population

1,500 (1990 census). 20 monolinguals.

Location

Oaxaca, south of Oaxaca City, San Baltázar Loxicha, Santa Catarina Loxicha.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

71% intelligibility of Santa María Coatlán [zps] (most similar), 63% of Cuixtla [zam] (Central Miahuatlán), 47% of San Vicente Coatlán [zpt].

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing
Latin script.