Where on earth do they speak Cherokee?

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Language: Cherokee
Number of speakers: 10400
Language code: chr
Alternate names: Cherokee, Tsalagi, Tslagi
Where spoken: United States of America

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  • Language classification: Iroquoian
  • Dialects: Eastern Cherokee, Elati, Kituhwa, Lower Cherokee, Middle Cherokee, Otali, Overhill Cherokee, Overhill-Middle Cherokee, Upper Cherokee, Western Cherokee
  • Also spoken in: United States
  • Region: East and northeast Oklahoma, Cherokee Reservation; Great Smokey Mountains; western North Carolina.