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Karen, Geba

A language of Myanmar

ISO 639-3: kvq

Population 10,000 (2000 D. Bradley). Ethnic population: 10,000 (2000 D. Bradley).
Region Northern Kayah State and southern Shan State.
Alternate names   Geba, Kaba, Karenbyu, Kayinbyu, White Karen, Eastern Bwe
Dialects May be part of the same dialect cluster with Bwe and Brek.
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Karen, Sgaw-Bghai, Bghai, Western
Comments There is some literature in Geba. Christian.