Manguean languages

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Manguean
Geographic
distribution:
Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica
Linguistic classification: Oto-Mangue
  • Western Oto-Mangue
    • Tlapanec–Mangue
      • Manguean
Subdivisions:
Glottolog: mang1426[1]

The extinct Manguean languages were a branch of the Oto-Mangean family. They were Chorotega of Costa Rica and Nicaragua (where it was called Mangue or Monimbo), and Chiapanec of Mexico.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Manguean". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.