Mlahsö

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A language of Syria

Population

No known L1 speakers. The last speaker died in 1998.

Location

Al Hasakah Governorate, Qamishli town.

Language Status

10 (Extinct).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Turoyo [tru].

Language Use

Mlahsö was still spoken by a handful of people in 1970s. One nearly deaf woman still knew Mlahsö well, but had no one to speak it to (1999).

Other Comments

A different language from Turoyo [tru], also called Suryoyo.