Kumiai

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
Campo, Cochimí, Comeya, Cuchimí, Diegueño, Kamia, Kamiai, Kamiyahi, Kamiyai, Ki-Miai, Ko’al, Ku’ahl, Kumeyaai, Kumeyaay, Kumia, Kw’aal, Quemayá, Tipai’, Tipái, Tipéi
Population

220 in Mexico (2000 INALI). No monolinguals (1993). Total users in all countries: 370.

Location

Baja California state: Cañon de los Encinos, Ja’áa, La Huerta de los Indios, Rancho Nejí, San Antonio Nécua, and San José de la Zorra; mountains southeast of Tecate, 60 km east of Ensenada.

Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Use

Also use Spanish [spa].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Different from the extinct Cochimí language.

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