Yinchia

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A language of Myanmar

Alternate Names
Black Riang, Ranei, Striped Karen, Yin Kya, Yin Net, Yinnet
Population

12,000 (2008), decreasing.

Location

South Shan State.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

Endangered. Also use Shan [shn] (southern dialect). Also use Burmese [mya].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Other Comments

Belha. Buddhist, traditional religion.