Though there are still some descendents of the Molale people at Grande Ronde, where they and many other Oregon tribes were forced
to relocate in the 1800's, the the last speaker of the Molale language died in the 1950's. It is considered by many linguists to have
been part of the Penutian family of languages, possibly related to
Our list of vocabulary words in the Molala language, with comparison to words in other Penutian languages.
Demographic information about Molale from the Ethnologue of Languages.