Language:  Purepecha, Western Highland

Population of Groups Speaking

274,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
PRIMARY Language
(2 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Purepecha, Sierra Occidental Mexico 222,000
 Purepecha, Sierra Occidental United States 52,000
  Totals:  2     0
SECONDARY Language
(0 people groups)
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No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0     0

Language Alternate Names
Angahuán
Arantepacua
Cañada de los Once Pueblos
Cantera
Cheran
Nurío
P’orhe
P’orhépecha
P’urhe
P’urhépecha
Pamatacuaro
P'orhe
P'orhépecha
Purépecha
Purépecha de la Meseta
Purépecha de las Sierras
Purépecha del Oeste de Sierra Occidental
P'urhe
P'urhépecha
Tarascan
Tarasco

Dialects
Angahuan
Arantepacua
Canada de los Once Pueblos
Cantera
Cheran
Nurio
Pamatacuaro
Purepecha, Sierra Occidental

Dialect Alternate Names
Purépecha Del Oeste De Las Sierras
Purepecha, Angahuán
Purepecha, Cañada de los Once Pueblos
Purepecha, Nurío
Purepecha, Western Highland: Angahuan
Purepecha, Western Highland: Canada de los Once Pu
Purepecha, Western Highland: Nurio
Sierra Occidental Purépecha