Biao Mon


A language of China

Alternate Names
Biao Mien, Biaoman, Biao-Mian, Changping, Min Yao, Sida Min Yao

20,000 (Wang Fushi and Mao Zhongwu 1995).


Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Mengshan, Zhaoping, Pingle, Lipu, and Gongcheng counties.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).


Biao Mon (Min Yao), Shi Mun (Sida Min Yao). May be intelligible with some dialects of Iu Mien [ium]. Quite different from and unintelligible with Biao Jiao Mien [bje] or its dialect Biaomin, also called Biao Mien.

Other Comments

Officially classified within Yao nationality. Daoist.