Kháng

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A language of Viet Nam

Alternate Names
Bren, Hang, Khaang, Ksakautenh, Pouteng, Putenh, Quang Lam, Tay Hay, Tayhay, Teng, Theng, Xa, Xa Ai, Xa Bung, Xa Dang, Xa Don, Xa Hoc, Xá Khao, Xa Xua
Population

13,800 (2009 census).

Location

North, Son La, Dien Bien, Lai Chau, and Lao Cai provinces.

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Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Dialects

Kháng Ai (Sakau, Xa Cau, Xa Khao), Kháng Clau. Related to Puoc [puo] and Phong-Kniang [pnx] in Laos.

Other Comments

Kháng is an official ethnic community. Traditional religion.