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Roglai, Northern

A language of Viet Nam

ISO 639-3rog

Population  52,900 (2002).
Region  Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan, Khanh Hoa, Lam Dong provinces, in the mountains west and south of Nhatrang; some near Dalat.
Language map  Southern Viet Nam, reference number 61
Alternate names   Adlai, La-Oang, Noang, Ra-Glai, Radlai, Rang Glai, Rayglay
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Malayo-Sumbawan, North and East, Chamic, Highlands, Chru-Northern, Northern Cham
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: 5%–10%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Radio programs. Bible portions: 1966–1973.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  Roglai is an official ethnic community. Traditional religion, Christian.