Where on earth do they speak Halkomelem?

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Language: Halkomelem
Number of speakers: 570
Language code: hur
Alternate names: Halkomelem, Holkomelem
Where spoken: Canada

More Information

  • Language classification: Salish, Central Salish
  • Dialects: Chiliwack, Cowichan, Downriver, Island, Musqueam, Nanaimo, Upriver
  • Also spoken in: United States
  • Region: Southwest British Columbia, in many small communities along the lower Fraser river, the east coast of Vancouver Island. Also in United States.