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Intha

A language of Myanmar

ISO 639-3: int

Population 90,000 (2000 D. Bradley).
Region Near Inle Lake in the southern Shan State.
Alternate names   Inntha
Dialects One of the better-known varieties of nonstandard Burmese with profound pronunciation and vocabulary differences from Burmese.
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Lolo-Burmese, Burmish, Southern
Comments SOV. Fishermen; agriculturalists. Buddhist, traditional religion.