Naga, Puimei

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Puimei
Population

3,000 (2001). Mostly monolingual. Ethnic population: 3,000.

Location

Manipur; Assam.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Different from Poumei Naga [pmx] (Breton 1997:217). Not functionally intelligible of any related language (Khasung). Lexical similarity: 68% with Inpui Naga [nkf].

Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Were assigned as part of Rongmei Naga [nbu]. Christian, traditional religion.