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Nguôn

A language of Viet Nam

ISO 639-3nuo

Population  20,000 (Nguyen 1997).
Region  11 villages: Kwi-dat, An Duk, Ba nuong, Than long, Tan kieu; Ko liem, Bok tho (An tho), Kim bang, Tan li, An lak.
Language map  Southern Viet Nam, reference number 60
Alternate names   Ngouan
Dialects  Diffloth (1992) groups Nguôn as a separate language similar to Vietnamese [vie], but Doi (1996) and Ferlus (1996) group it with Muong [mtq].
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Viet-Muong, Muong