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A language of India

ISO 639-3ruh

Population  No estimate available.
Region  Meghalaya, near the Garo.
Dialects  Most closely related to A’tong [aot], Koch [kdq], Rabha [rah]. Not inherently intelligible with Garo [grt].
Classification  Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Jingpho-Konyak-Bodo, Konyak-Bodo-Garo, Bodo-Garo, Koch
Language use  Older adults. Garo [grt] used more than Ruga.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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