Silacayoapan Mixtec
Country Mexico
Region Oaxaca, Guerrero
Speakers
(150,000 in Mexico cited 1990–2011)
Family
Oto-Manguean
AreaEast Guerrero, southwest to south of Tlapa in Alacatlatzala, Cahuatache, Tenaztalcingo, Jilotepec, Zacatipa, Tototepec, Cuba Libre, San Isidro Labrador, Quiahuitlatlatzala, Xonacatlán, Tepecocatlán, Cuautipa, Ocuapa, Potoichan towns. Tiny communities in Acapulco, Guerrero; Cuautla, Morelos; Culiacán, Sinaloa, also near San Quintín, Baja California. Some emigration to USA, especially New York.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Variously:
mks – Silacayoapan
mxb – Tezoatlán
vmc – Juxtlahuaca
mim – Alacatlatzala (Cahuatache)
mxv – Metlatónoc (San Rafael)
xta – Alcozauca
jmx – Coicoyán (Western Juxtlahuaca)
mxa – Portezuelo (Northwest Oaxaca)
Glottolog cent2266  Central Baja Mixtec
sout3179  Southern Baja Mixtec
guer1245  Guerrero Mixtec
tezo1238  Tezoatlan Mixtec
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