Zapotec, Zaachila

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A language of Mexico

Alternate Names
San Raymundo Jalpan Zapotec
Population

550 (1990 census). Ethnic population: 10,000 or more (1990 census).

Location

Oaxaca, south Oaxaca City, past Xoxo, Zaachila, San Raymundo Jalpan, San Bartolo Coyotepec, San Pablo Cuatro Venados, and Santa María Coyotepec.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

85% intelligibility of Santa Inés Yatzechi [zpn], 75% of Tilquiapan [zts], 72% of San Juan Guelavía [zab], 10% of Ocotlán [zac].

Language Use

Mainly older adults. Also use Spanish [spa].

Writing
Unwritten.