Language of the Day for 16 February 2020


Tuscarora [tus]

A language of
United States
Population Full
2 in United States (Golla 2007). Ethnic population: 1,200 (1997 M. Mithun).
8b (Nearly extinct). Language of registered tribe: Tuscarora Nation of New York.
Language Use
Shifted to English [eng]. No revitalization activities reported (Golla 2007). Elderly only. Most also use English [eng].
Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.