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Chocho Indian Language (Chochon, Chuchona, Chocholteca)

Chocho is an Oto-Manguean language of Mexico. There are fewer than 1000 Chocho speakers remaining in Oaxaca today. Chocho is a tone language and has primarily VSO word order.

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Chocholteco Language Resources

Our Online Chochotec Materials

Chocho Vocabulary:
    Our list of vocabulary words in the Chocholteca language.
Chocho Animal Words:
    Illustrated glossary of animal words in the Chocholteca language.

Chocholtec Language Lessons and Linguistic Descriptions

Map of Meso-American Tribes
     Map showing the areas in Mexico where Chocho is spoken.
    Wikipedia article about the Chocho language including grammar and tone information.
    Demographic information about the Chocho language from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Chochotec Language Tree:
    Theories about Chocho's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Chocho Language Structures:
    Chocho linguistic profile and academic bibliography.

Links, References, and Additional Information

  Endangered Languages Project: Chocho:
Bibliography of Chocho language resources.
   Chocho People: * Chochos:
    Encyclopedia articles about the Chocho tribe.
   Los Chocholtecas: * Lengua Chocho:
    Information on the Chochos and their language in Spanish.

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