Mocho’ language

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Mocho’
Mototzintlec
Qato'k
Native to Mexico
Region Eastern Chiapas (villages of Tuzatlán and Motozintla)
Native speakers
140  (2000)[1]
Mayan
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mhc
Glottolog moch1257[2]

Mocho’ or Mototzintlec is a language belonging to the western branch of Mayan languages spoken in the Mexican state of Chiapas. The two dialects of Mocho' are spoken in two different villages: the Tuzantec dialect in Tuzantán and the Motozintlec dialect in Motozintla.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mocho’ at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Mocho". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.