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Quechan

A language of USA

ISO 639-3: yum

Population 150 (1994 L. Hinton). Ethnic population: 3,000 (2000 A. Yamamoto).
Region Ft. Yuma Reservation, southeastern corner of California.
Alternate names   Kechan, Yuma, Quecl
Dialects Close to Maricopa and Mohave.
Classification Hokan, Esselen-Yuman, Yuman, River Yuman
Language use Speakers are shifting to English. Speakers are older adults.