Tataltepec Chatino

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Tataltepec Chatino
Lowland Chatino
Native to Mexico
Region Oaxaca
Native speakers
2,600  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 cta
Glottolog tata1258[2]

Tataltepec Chatino, also known as Lowland Chatino and Chatino Occidental Bajo, is an indigenous Mesoamerican language, one of the Chatino family of the Oto-Manguean languages.[3] It is not intelligible with other Chatino languages. It is named after the town of Tataltepec de Valdés, and is also spoken in San Pedro Tututepec.[4]


  1. ^ Tataltepec Chatino at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Tataltepec Chatino". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ "OLAC resources in and about the Tataltepec Chatino language". Retrieved 2013-09-18. 
  4. ^ Tataltepec Chatino at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  • John Ryan Sullivant (2011) "Tataltepec Chatino Verb Classification and Aspect Morphology" University of Texas at Austin. pp. 88.

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