Language of the Day for 02 July 2020


Degexit'an [ing]

A language of
United States
Population Full
15 (2015 census). Ethnic population: 280 (Golla 2007).
8b (Nearly extinct). Recognized language (2014, Official Languages of Alaska Law as amended, Alaska Statute 44.12.310). Language of registered tribe: Anvik Village, Shageluk Native Village, Village of Stony River.
Language Use
Shifting to English [eng]. Most also use English [eng].
Language Development
Literature. Dictionary. Texts.