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A language of India

Population

1,400 (2012 SIL).

Location

West Bengal, Jalpaiguri district, Subhapara, Dhunchipara, and Panchayatpara hillocks on Indo-Bhutan border, Totopara village.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Not inherently intelligible of Dhimal [dhi] of Nepal. Lexical similarity: low with Dhimal [dhi].

Typology

SOV; postpositions; genitives, demonstratives, relatives before noun heads; nontonal.

Language Use

Also use Bengali [ben], Hindi [hin], Nepali [npi].

Writing

Bengali script [Beng]. Devanagari script [Deva].

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Traditional religion, Hindu.