Where on earth do they speak Dene?

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Language: Dene
Number of speakers: 11900
Language code: chp
Alternate names: Chipewyan, Dëne Súline, Dene
Where spoken: Canada

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  • Language classification: Eyak-Athabaskan, Athabaskan, Northern Athabaskan
  • Dialects: Yellowknife
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, southeastern Northwest Territories (Snowdrift and Fort Resolution), Fort Smith, Fort Chipewyan, Wolliston Post, Buffalo Narrows, Brochet, and some communities in Reindeer Lake.