Lakota
Lakȟótiyapi
Pronounce [la.ˈkxo.ti.ja.pi]
Country United States, with some speakers in Canada
Region Primarily North Dakota and South Dakota, but also northern Nebraska, southern Minnesota, and northern Montana
Ethnicity Teton Sioux
Speakers
2,100, 29% of ethnic population (1997)
Family
Siouan
AreaNorth Dakota, South Dakota, North Nebraska, south Minnesota, northeast Montana. Also in Canada.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 lkt
Glottolog lako1247
Lakota map.svg
Map of core pre-contact Lakota territory
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