Lolopo

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A language of China

Alternate Names
Bai Yi, Central Yi, Gaoshanzu, Hei Yi, Lolopho, Lulupu, Luolu
Population

380,000 (2007).

Location

Central Yunnan Province, Nanhua, Chuxiong, Yao’an, Jingdong, Shuangbai, Mouding, and Lufeng counties primarily.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Nanhua Lolopo, Shuangbai Lolopo, Yao’an Lolopo.

Typology

SOV

Language Use

Vigorous. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Other Comments

Officially classified within Yi nationality. Traditional religion, Christian.