Mixtecan


Mixtecan
Mixtecan [mēs tek′ən]
n.
a branch of a family of American Indian languages spoken in central Mexico

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  • Amuzgo — Infobox language name=Amuzgo familycolor=American states=Mexico region=Guerrero, Oaxaca speakers=>45,000 fam2=Oto Manguean (MP) fam3=AmuzgoAmuzgo is an Oto Manguean language spoken in the Costa Chica region of the Mexican states of Guerrero and… …   Wikipedia


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