Takic languages

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Takic
Geographic
distribution:
southern California
Linguistic classification: Uto-Aztecan
Glottolog: None
cupa1239  (Cupan)[1]
serr1254  (Serrano-Gabrielino)[2]
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The Takic languages are a group of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken by Californian Native Americans in southern California.

List of Takic languages[edit]

Classification[edit]

  • Serrano-Gabrielino
Serran
Serrano
Kitanemuk
Tongva
  • Cupan
Cahuilla-Cupeño
Cahuilla
Cupeño
Luiseño-Juaneño

Morphology[edit]

Takic languages are agglutinative languages, where words use suffix complexes for a variety of purposes with several morphemes strung together.

References[edit]

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

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