As o 2005, the municipality haed a total population o. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. They primarily live in a region along the guerrerooaxaca state border, chiefly. Verbs in san pedro amuzgo, an otomanguean language of mexico, often have two. It is pairt o putla destrict in the wast o the sierra sur region. The name amuzgo is claimed to be a nahuatl exonym but its meaning is shrouded in. They primarily live in a region along the guerrero oaxaca state border, chiefly in or near four municipalities.
The municipality covers an aurie o km it is pairt o putla destrict in the wast o the sierra sur region. Many of the designs span the oaxacaguerrero border where amuzgos live. The origin of the amuzgos is not known, but their amuzgo language is similar to the mixtec language and their territory overlaps that of the. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. Amuzgo language and the amuzgo indian tribe amusgo. It connects the mixtec region wi the coast o oaxaca an is a commercial centre for the mixtecs, amuzgos, an chatinos that live in the aurie. They primarily live in a region along the guerrerooaxaca state border, chiefly in or near four municipalities. The origin of the amuzgos is not known, but their amuzgo language is similar to the mixtec language and. Studies of amuzgomixtecan tones max planck society. Odilon merino morales aunt wears her wedding huipil for us. Xochistlahuaca, tlacoachistlahuaca and ometepec in guerrero, and san pedro amuzgos in oaxaca. The history of this craft extends to the precolumbian period, which much preserved, as many amuzgos, especially in xochistlahuaca, still wear traditional clothing. Robinson university of florida, tampa, fl 33620 usa barcimeo lopez c. Amuzgo textiles are those created by the amuzgo indigenous people who live in the mexican states of guerrero and oaxaca.
The main amuzgo settlements in the state of guerrero are the municipios of xochistlahuaca, tlacoachistlahuaca, and ometepec. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0. From syntactical point of view amuzgo can be considered as an active language. Pages in category amuzgo people this category contains only the following page. Amuzgo is an otomanguean language spoken in the costa chica region of the mexican states of guerrero and oaxaca by about 44,000 speakers.
Putla became the seat o its municipality in 1907 an is locatit 374 km frae the ceety o oaxaca. However, the introduction of cheap commercial cloth has put the craft in danger as. Guerrero with its epicentre in the town of xochistlahuaca 30,000. Artesania amuzga en xochistlahuaca guerrero mexico.548 148 153 539 168 1226 97 200 6 148 83 522 166 569 717 1451 1439 111 829 1385 183 680 317 1224 1070 517 348 1499 873 1119 816 1569 1465 1109 180 441 1411 256 873 768 1329 574 679 1438