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Tacaneco Indian Language
Tacaneco is a Mayan
language. Tacaneco is closely related to Mam
and some linguists consider it a dialect of Mam.
Tacaneco is spoken by about 20,000 people in Guatemala and Mexico. It has VSO word order.
Tacaneco Maya Pronunciation Guide:
How to pronounce Tacaneco words.
Tacaneco Language Resources
Language Map of Guatemala:
Map showing where in Central America the Tacaneco language is spoken.
Information on the Tacanec language, including a linguistic map of Guatemala. Page in Spanish.
Brief encyclopedia entry on Tacaneco.
Demographic information about Tacaneco from the Ethnologue of Languages.
Tacanec Language Tree:
Theories about Tacaneco's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
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