Cajonos Zapotec

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Cajonos Zapotec
Native to Mexico
Region northern Oaxaca
Native speakers
5,000 in Mexico  (1993)[1]
Oto-Manguean
Dialects
Cajonos Zapotec
Yaganiza–Xagacía Zapotec
San Mateo Zapotec
Language codes
ISO 639-3 zad
Glottolog cajo1238[2]

Cajonos Zapotec (Southern Villa Alta Zapotec, Zapoteco de San Pedro Cajonos) is a Zapotec language of Oaxaca, Mexico. It is spoken in several towns named Cajonos, as well as San Pablo Yaganiza and Xagacía. There are significant differences with the dialects of the latter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cajonos Zapotec at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Cajonos Zapotec". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  • Méndez S., Pedro, compiler, & others. 2004. Diccionario zapoteco; Zapoteco de San Pablo Yaganiza, Oaxaca. Mexico City: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano.