Tangchangya

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A language of Bangladesh

Alternate Names
Tanchangya
Population

21,600 (1991 census).

Location

Chittagong hills.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. 90% intelligibility of Chakma [ccp]. Lexical similarity: 58%–67% with Chakma [ccp].

Language Use

All ages. Also use Chak [ckh] in Khagrachari and Rangamati districts.

Writing

Chakma script [Cakm].