Northern Pomo language

Northern Pomo
Native to United States
Region Northern California
Extinct 2005
  • Western

    • Northern Pomo
Language codes
ISO 639-3 pej
Glottolog nort2966[1]

The seven Pomoan languages with an indication of their pre-contact distribution within California

Northern Pomo is an extinct Pomoan language formerly spoken around Clear Lake in Lake County, California by the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake, one of the several Pomo peoples.

The Northern Pomo language became extinct in 2005 with the death of Elenor Stevenson Gonzales.

See also


  1. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Northern Pomo". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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