Woccon language

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Woccon
Waccamaw
Native toUnited States
RegionNorth Carolina
EthnicityWaccamaw Siouan
Extinctearly 18th century
Language codes
ISO 639-3xwc
xwc
Glottologwocc1242[1]
Linguasphere64-ABA-aa

Woccon was one of two Catawban also known as Eastern Siouan languages of the Eastern United States. Together with the Western Siouan languages, they formed the Siouan language family. It is attested only in a vocabulary of 143 words, printed in 1709.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Woccon". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.