Mixean languages

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Mixean
Geographic
distribution
Oaxaca, Veracruz, Chiapas
Linguistic classification Mixe–Zoquean
  • Mixean
Subdivisions
Glottolog mixe1286[1]
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Locations (red) where Mixean languages are spoken

The Mixean languages are a primary branch of the Mixe–Zoquean language family of southern Mexico. According to Wichmann (1995), there are three divergent Mixean languages, and a Oaxacan branch that constitutes the bulk of the family:

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Mixe". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

References[edit]

  • Wichmann, Søren, 1995, The Relationship among the Mixe–Zoquean Languages of Mexico. University of Utah Press. Salt Lake City. ISBN 0-87480-487-6