Menominee

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A language of United States

Alternate Names
Menomini
Population

35 (Golla 2007), decreasing. 65 semispeakers (Golla 2007). Ethnic population: 800 (2000 census).

Location

Northeast Wisconsin, former Menomini Reservation.

Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Language Use

Shifted to English [eng]. Language teachers are being trained and educational videos prepared. Religious and ceremonial functions, restricted communication among elders, educational settings. Speakers 50 and older.

Language Development
Grammar.
Writing
Latin script.