Language of the Day for 19 May 2020


Holikachuk [hoi]

A language of
United States
Population Full
No known L1 speakers. The last fluent speaker, Wilson Deacon, died in 2012. Ethnic population: 200 (Golla 2007).
9 (Dormant). Recognized language (2014, Official Languages of Alaska Law as amended, Alaska Statute 44.12.310). Language of registered tribe: Organized Village of Grayling (aka Holikachuk).
Language Use
Shifted to English [eng].
Language Development