Zapotec, Miahuatec

Object Details

NameZapotec, Miahuatec
Name (Indigenous)
Alternate Name(s)zapoteco de Miahuatlán
Language Codezam
Macro LanguageN
Language FamilyOtomanguean
DescriptionDialectal variants are numerous and fall into at least five major groupings: zam refers to the dialect spoken in Santa Catarina Cuixtla, Santa Cruz Xitla and San Miguel Yogovana; the moribund San Agustín Mixtepec variety (ztm); the Ozolotepec variety (zao) spoken in some but not all of the towns named Ozolotepec as well as in San Andrés Paxtlán, San Mateo Piñas, San Sebastián Río Hondo, and San Miguel Suchixtepec; ISO code ztp applies to two different dialect groupings, the first spoken in San Bartolomé Loxicha and the second spoken in San Agustín Loxicha, Candelaria Loxicha, Santo Domingo de Morelos, and environs.
Language PIDailla:119592


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