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A language of Laos

Alternate Names
Brao, Braou, Brau, Brou, Laveh, Love, Proue, Rawe
Population

22,800 in Laos (2005 census). Population total all countries: 32,235.

Location

Attopeu Province, Laos-Cambodia border. Also in Cambodia (Brao), France (Brao), United States (Brao), Viet Nam (Brao).

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Palau. Similar to Kru’ng 2 [krr], Kavet [krv], and Sou [sqq].

Language Development
Poetry. Radio programs. Bible portions: 2007–2011.
Writing
Lao script. Latin script.
Other Comments

Glossonym: Lave in Laos. Traditional religion.

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