Zapotec, Sierra de Juárez

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Zapotec, Sierra de Juárez

Alternate Names
Ixtlán Zapoteco, Zapoteco de Atepec
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Population

4,000 (1990 census). 150 monolinguals.

Location

Oaxaca state: north.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Atepec, Macuiltianguis Zapotec. A member of macrolanguage Zapotec [zap].

Typology

VSO; long words, affixes, clitics; tonal.

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 1970.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Whistle speech reported.

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