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Karen, Pwo Western

A language of Myanmar

ISO 639-3: pwo

Population 210,000.
Region Irrawaddy Delta.
Alternate names   Mutheit, Delta Pwo Karen, Bassein Pwo Karen, Phlong Sho
Dialects Bassein, Tuan Tet, Maubin.
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Karen, Pwo
Language development Burmese-based script. Bible: 1883–1885.
Comments SVO. Traditional religion, Christian, Buddhist.