Miao, Central Mashan

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A language of China

Alternate Names
Central Mashan Hmong
Population

70,000 (Wang Fushi and Mao Zhongwu 1995).

Location

South central Guizhou Province, Ziyun, Wangmo, and Luodian counties.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous). Language of recognized nationality: Miao.

Dialects

None known. Not inherently intelligible of other varieties of Miao. A member of macrolanguage Hmong [hmn].

Typology

Tonal, 11 tones.

Language Use

All domains.

Language Development
Dictionary.
Other Comments

Traditional religion.