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Zapotec, Miahuatlán

A language of Mexico

ISO 639-3zam

Population  1,000 (2007 SIL).
Region  South central Oaxaca, Cuixtla.
Language map  Southern Central Mexico, reference number 273
Alternate names   Zapoteco de Miahuatlán
Classification  Oto-Manguean, Zapotecan, Zapotec
A member of macrolanguage Zapotec [zap] (Mexico).
Language use  Also use Spanish.
Language development  Dictionary. NT: 1971.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  SVO; short words, affixes, clitics; tonal. Swidden, peasant agriculturalists.