Copala Triqui (Xnaꞌánj nu̱ꞌ)

Copala Triqui is an Eastern Oto-Manguean language spoken in the state of Oaxaca in southern Mexico, mainly in the town of San Juan Copala. There are also speakers of Copala Triqui in Juxtlahuaca and Miguel Alemán in Oaxaca, in the San Quintín valley of Baja California, and in Mexico City. In 2007 there were about 25,000 speakers of Copala Triqui in Mexico, and there were another 5,000 in California in the USA.

Copalal Triqui is also known as Copala Trique, Copala-Trique, Trike, Trique, Triqui Bajo, Triqui de San Juan Copala or Triqui de Copala.

Copala Triqui alphabet (Letrá achrón ní' xna'ánj nu̱' a)

Copala Triqui alphabet and pronunciation


Details of the Copala Triqui alphabet provided by Wolfram Siegel

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Sample text

Ne'en soj me xcuu cu'naj xtaa na'. Xtaa me xo', tzaj ne xta' chéé xo' a. Xta' chéé xcuu cu'naj xtaa yo' a.

Tzaj ne tumé xcuu cu'naj xtaa doj tzin' cacun' a. Chá xo' chuchee daán chana a. Chá xo' chuchee le'ej a. Xra' chuchee le'ej, gaa ne guun nocoo chuchee le'ej, ne chéé chuchee le'ej ga nii xo' a. Ne urihanj xtaa, ne chá xo' a.


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Information about Copala Triqui
Gramática popular del triqui de Copala

Oto-Manguean languages

Chinanteco, Chatino, Chicahuaxtla Triqui, Chiquihuitlán Mazatec, Coatzospan Mixtec, Copala Triqui, Jalapa Mazatec, Mazahua, Mazatec, Mixtec, Otomi, San Martín Itunyoso Triqui, Santo Domingo del Estero Triqui, Tlapanec, Zapotec

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