Language of the Week: Yaqui

This week’s language is another American language. Yaqui is a Uto-Aztecan language spoken in Sonora (Mexico) and Arizona.

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One response to “Language of the Week: Yaqui

  1. yay, yaqui! speakng of aitches, i note that my consultants prefer ‘hiaki’ as the spelling, since it’s a palatalized [h] at the beginning, not just a simple [j]. In sonora, mexico, it’s often spelled ‘jiaki’.

    :) hh

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