Where on earth do they speak Akateko?

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Language: Akateko
Number of speakers: 48500
Language code: knj
Alternate names: Acatec, Acateco, Akateko, Conob, Kanjobal de San Miguel Acatán, Kanjobal, Western, San Miguel Acatán Kanjobal, Western Kanjobal, Western Q'anjob'al
Where spoken: Guatemala, Mexico

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  • Language classification: Mayan, Yucatecan-Core Mayan, Q’anjob’alan-Chujean, Q’anjob’alan, Q’anjob’al-Akateko-Jakalteko
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in: United States
  • Region: San Miguel Acatán. Also in Mexico (Western Kanjobal), United States (Western Kanjobal).