Zapotec, Elotepec

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Papabuco, Zapoteco de San Juan Elotepec
Population

200 (1990 census).

Location

West Oaxaca, 1 village west of Zimatlán.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

None known. 68% intelligibility of Santa María Zaniza [zpw] (most similar), 10% of Texmelucan [zpz]. A member of macrolanguage Zapotec [zap].

Language Use

Mainly older adults. Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].