Lawu

Print

A language of China

Population

50 (2012 C. Yang).

Location

Yunnan Province, Yuxi prefecture, Xinping county, Shuitang district, Jiuha village. Possibly some speakers in Yunnan Province, Pu’er prefecture, Zhenyuan county, Jijujia district.

Language Maps
Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct). Language of recognized nationality: Lahu.

Dialects

None known. Related to Central Lalo [ywt], Kucong [lkc], Lahu [lhu], and Lisu [lis].

Language Use

Only elderly speakers.