Zaachila Zapotec

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Zaachila Zapotec
Native to Mexico
Region south Oaxaca
Ethnicity 10,000+ (1990 census)
Native speakers
550  (1990 census)[1]
Oto-Manguean
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ztx
Glottolog zaac1239[2]

Zaachila Zapotec (San Raymundo Jalpan Zapotec) is a small Zapotec language of Oaxaca, Mexico. It is perhaps a dialect of Yatzeche Zapotec, which is 85% intelligible to Zaachila speakers. Tilquiapan Zapotec is 75% intelligible, 72% of San Juan Guelavía to Zaachila speakers.[3]

Zaachila Zapotec is spoken in San Raymundo Jalpan, south Oaxaca City, past Xoxo, Zaachila, San Bartolo Coyotepec, San Pablo Cuatro Venados, and Santa María Coyotepec. It is not written.[3]

References[edit]

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

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