Lillooet

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A language of Canada

Alternate Names
Slatlemuk, Statimc, St’at’imcets, Stl’atl’imc, Stl’atl’imx, Stlatliumh
Population

140 (FPCC 2014). 690 semi-speakers (FPCC 2014). Ethnic population: 6,670 (FPCC 2014).

Location

British Columbia province: Lillooet and middle Fraser river area.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Upper Lillooet, Lower Lillooet. The bands associated with the 2 dialects are culturally and politically distinct.

Language Use

Active language retention programs at Mount Currie and Lillooet. Older adults. Many also use English [eng].

Language Development
Language courses (1991). Dictionary. Grammar.