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Chiapaneca Indian Language (Chiapaneco, Chiapanec)
Chiapaneco is an Oto-Manguean language of Mexico.
It is spoken today by only a few elderly people. Chiapaneco is a tone language and has primarily VSO word order.
Our Online Chiapaneco Materials
Our list of vocabulary words in the Chiapaneco language.
Chiapaneco Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions
Map of Meso-American Tribes
Map showing the areas in Mexico where Chiapanec is spoken.
Chiapaneca Indian Prayers Language Museum: Chiapaneco:
Translations of Christian prayers into the Chiapaneca language.
Demographic information about Chiapaneca from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Chiapaneko Language Tree:
Theories about Chiapanec's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Endangered Languages Project: Chiapanec:
Bibliography of Chiapanec arifuna language resources.
Encyclopedia articles about the Chiapanecs and their language.
Lengua Chiapaneca: Idioma Chiapaneco:
Information on the Chiapaneco language in Spanish.
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