Tlaxcala–Puebla Nahuatl

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Tlaxcala-Puebla Nahuatl
Central Nahuatl
Native to Tlaxcala, Puebla
Region western central Mexico
Native speakers
(40,000 cited 1980 census)[1]
Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nhn
Glottolog cent2132[2]

The Tlaxcala-Puebla Nahuatl language, also known as Central Nahuatl, is a Nahuan language spoken by 40,000 people in central Mexico.

Name[edit]

It is variously known as Central Aztec, Náhuatl del Centro, and Puebla-Tlaxcala Nahuatl. In 1990, there were 1,000 Tlaxcala-Puebla Nahuatl monolinguals.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Tlaxcala-Puebla Nahuatl at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Central Nahuatl". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.