Where on earth do they speak Kaqchikel?

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Language: Kaqchikel
Number of speakers: 451000
Language code: cak
Alternate names: Cakchiquel, Kaqchikel, Kaqchiquel
Where spoken: Guatemala

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  • Language classification: Mayan, Yucatecan-Core Mayan, K’ichean-Mamean, K’ichean, Poqom-K’ichean, Core K’ichean, Kaqchikel-Tz’utujil
  • Dialects: Akatenango Soutwestern Cakchiquel, Eastern Cakchiquel, Kach'ab'al, Northern Cakchiquel, Santa María de Jesús Cakchiquel, Santo Domingo Xenacoj Cakchiquel, South Central Cakchiquel, Southern Cakchiquel, Western Cakchiquel, Yepocapa Southwestern Cakchiquel
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: South, Chimaltenango Department, Yepocapa municipality; San Martín Jilotepeque municipality, San Martín and Santa Ana Chimaltenango towns and rural areas; northwest of Guatemala City, San Juan Sacatepéquez; south of Antigua; west of Guatemala City on the Pan American highway; Akatenango municipality; Sololá Department, North and east shores of Lake Atitlán.