Language of the Day for 15 May 2013

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Wampanoag [wam]

A language of
United States
Population
No known L1 speakers, but emerging L2 speakers. Ethnic population: 4,000 (2006).
Status
9 (Reawakening).
Language Use
Shifted to English [eng]. Language Reclamation Committee offers language classes, including an immersion program for tribal members (2016).
Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. Bible: 1663–1685. Agency: Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project.