Uto-Aztecan language


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Noun1.Uto-Aztecan language - a family of American Indian languages
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
Shoshonean, Shoshonean language, Shoshonian, Shoshonian language - a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
Pima - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Pima
Aztecan - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Aztec
Nahuatl - the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Nahuatl
Cahita - the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahita
Tatahumara - the Uto-Aztecan language of the Tatahumara
Zapotec, Zapotecan - the language of the Zapotec
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In the Americas, too, language replacement in the course of postulated farming dispersal has also been found to correlate for the Uto-Aztecan language family.
The topics include information structure, constituent order, and case in Warihio, an Uto-Aztecan language spoken in Mexico; the information structure of object-verb-subject in Vedic; the decline of post-verbal topical subjects in Serbo-Croat; prosody, information structure, and word order changes in Portuguese; and evidence for two types of focus position in Old High German.
Yaqui is a southern Uto-Aztecan language spoken predominantly in the Mexican state of Sonora, although there are also Yaqui-speaking communities in Arizona.