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=== Information ===
 
=== Information ===
 
ISO 639-3: tsz
 
ISO 639-3: tsz
Purépecha is spoken in the highlands of Michoacán, Mexico. [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language] There are approximately 55,000 speakers of the language in all countries. [https://www.ethnologue.com/language/tsz]
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Purépecha is spoken in the highlands of Michoacán, Mexico[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language]. There are approximately 55,000 speakers of the language in all countries [https://www.ethnologue.com/language/tsz]. It's considered a language isolate since it doesn't seem to be related to any other known languages [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language]. Purépecha is considered both an agglutinative language and polysynthetic as well [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language#Typology]. Speakers of the language may also know Spanish as Mexican government has encouraged Speakers of indigenous languages to abandon their languages in favor of Spanish; this is causing the status of the language to become more endangered [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language]. It wasn't until 2003 the Congress of the Union of Mexico approved the General Law of Linguistic Rights of the Indigenous Peoples which protected the language as a "national language" [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language]. The official alphabet is the P’URHEPECHA JIMBO KARARAKUECHA (Purépecha Alphabet) [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language].
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=== Sources ===
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pur%C3%A9pecha_language Purépecha Wiki]
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[https://www.ethnologue.com/language/tsz Purépecha Ethnologue]
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[https://glottolog.org/resource/languoid/id/pure1242 Purépecha Glottolog]
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[http://www.language-archives.org/language/tsz Purépecha OLAC Archive]
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== Lenakel ==
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ISO 639-3: tnl
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Lenakel is spoken in the western coast of Tanna Island in Vanuatu[https://www.ethnologue.com/language/TNLip_login_no_cache=%04%5D%A4I%A0-%B8%E0&cache]. There are approximately 11,500 speakers of the language in all countries [https://www.ethnologue.com/language/TNLip_login_no_cache=%04%5D%A4I%A0-%B8%E0&cache]. Speakers of the language may also know how to speak other dialects of Tanna as there are four [4] other major dialects spoken on the island [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tanna_Island]. Being a language originating from an island, Lenakel is isolating but has closely related languages such as Whitesands and North Tanna; there are ongoing arguments on whether the two are separate languages or whether they are dialects of Lenakel [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenakel_language]. Lenakel is written in the Latin alphabet but has a complex phonemic inventory [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenakel_language].
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=== Sources ===
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tanna_Island Tanna Island Wiki]
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenakel_language Lenakel Wiki]
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[https://www.ethnologue.com/language/TNL?ip_login_no_cache=%04%5D%A4I%A0-%B8%E0&cache Lenakel Ethnologue]
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[https://iso639-3.sil.org/code/tnl Lenakel ISO]
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[http://www.language-archives.org/language/tnl Lenakel OLAC Archive]
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== Jeju ==
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ISO 639-3: jje
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Lenakel is spoken in the western coast of Tanna Island in Vanuatu[https://www.ethnologue.com/language/TNLip_login_no_cache=%04%5D%A4I%A0-%B8%E0&cache]. There are approximately 11,500 speakers of the language in all countries [https://www.ethnologue.com/language/TNLip_login_no_cache=%04%5D%A4I%A0-%B8%E0&cache]. Speakers of the language may also know how to speak other dialects of Tanna as there are four [4] other major dialects spoken on the island [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tanna_Island]. Being a language originating from an island, Lenakel is isolating but has closely related languages such as Whitesands and North Tanna; there are ongoing arguments on whether the two are separate languages or whether they are dialects of Lenakel [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenakel_language]. Lenakel is written in the Latin alphabet but has a complex phonemic inventory [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lenakel_language].
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Revision as of 01:52, 16 February 2021

For the language project, I would like to work with Sherry Huang


In no particular order, I found these languages interesting:

Purépecha

Information

ISO 639-3: tsz Purépecha is spoken in the highlands of Michoacán, Mexico[1]. There are approximately 55,000 speakers of the language in all countries [2]. It's considered a language isolate since it doesn't seem to be related to any other known languages [3]. Purépecha is considered both an agglutinative language and polysynthetic as well [4]. Speakers of the language may also know Spanish as Mexican government has encouraged Speakers of indigenous languages to abandon their languages in favor of Spanish; this is causing the status of the language to become more endangered [5]. It wasn't until 2003 the Congress of the Union of Mexico approved the General Law of Linguistic Rights of the Indigenous Peoples which protected the language as a "national language" [6]. The official alphabet is the P’URHEPECHA JIMBO KARARAKUECHA (Purépecha Alphabet) [7].

Sources

Purépecha Wiki Purépecha Ethnologue Purépecha Glottolog Purépecha OLAC Archive


Lenakel

Information

ISO 639-3: tnl

Lenakel is spoken in the western coast of Tanna Island in Vanuatu[8]. There are approximately 11,500 speakers of the language in all countries [9]. Speakers of the language may also know how to speak other dialects of Tanna as there are four [4] other major dialects spoken on the island [10]. Being a language originating from an island, Lenakel is isolating but has closely related languages such as Whitesands and North Tanna; there are ongoing arguments on whether the two are separate languages or whether they are dialects of Lenakel [11]. Lenakel is written in the Latin alphabet but has a complex phonemic inventory [12].

Sources

Tanna Island Wiki Lenakel Wiki Lenakel Ethnologue Lenakel ISO Lenakel OLAC Archive


Jeju

Information

ISO 639-3: jje

Lenakel is spoken in the western coast of Tanna Island in Vanuatu[13]. There are approximately 11,500 speakers of the language in all countries [14]. Speakers of the language may also know how to speak other dialects of Tanna as there are four [4] other major dialects spoken on the island [15]. Being a language originating from an island, Lenakel is isolating but has closely related languages such as Whitesands and North Tanna; there are ongoing arguments on whether the two are separate languages or whether they are dialects of Lenakel [16]. Lenakel is written in the Latin alphabet but has a complex phonemic inventory [17].

Sources

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