Danau

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A language of Myanmar

Alternate Names
Danaw
Population

1,000 (Robinne 2000). Ethnic population: 5,000 (Robinne 2000).

Location

Southwest Shan State, Kalaw township, Ang Pan area, just west of Inle lake, on road to Heho.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Most similar to Riang-Lang [ril].

Language Use

Endangered. Also use Pa’o Karen [blk].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Other Comments

Not the same as Danu [dnv], a Southern Burmic language. Buddhist, traditional religion.