Where on earth do they speak Garifuna?

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Language: Garifuna
Number of speakers: 98000
Language code: cab
Alternate names: Black Carib, Caribe, Central American Carib, Garífuna, Garifuna, Moreno
Where spoken: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras

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  • Language classification: Maipurean, Northern, Maritime, Ta-Maipurean, Iñeri
  • Dialects: Eastern Garifuna, Western Garifuna
  • Also spoken in: Nicaragua, United States
  • Region: Mainly north coast between Masca, Cortés Department, Plaplaya; Gracias a Dios Department. 37 villages in Honduras, 46 elsewhere in Central America (plus cities La Ceiba, San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa, and Puerto Cortés). Also in Belize, Guatemala, Nicaragua, United States.