Simte

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A language of India

Population

10,200 (2001 census).

Location

Southwest Manipur, Churachandpur district, Mingjang, Tubuong, Simveng, New Bazar, Thanlon, Leikangpai, Zouthang, Shumtuk, Monjon, Pamjal, Sasinoujang, Tallian, Dumsao, Khungung, Lungthul, Singhat, Moijin, Maokot, Suangdai, and Suangpuhmun.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. An alternate name for Paite [pck] (Singh 1994).

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 67% (2001 census). Bible: 1992.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Christian.