Sartang

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Bootpa, But Monpa, But Pa, Matchopa
Population

1,000 (2005).

Location

Arunachal Pradesh, West Kameng district, Nafra and Dirang circles, Jerigaon, Sellary, Khoitam, Rahung, Darbu and Khoina villages.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 49%–60% with Sherdukpen [sdp].

Language Use

Home, village. All ages. Also use Hindi [hin].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 5% in Hindi. Literature committee formed mid 2003.
Writing

Devanagari script [Deva]. Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Buddhist.