Moji

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A language of China

Alternate Names
Flathead Phulai, Muji, Phula, Phulawa, Pingtou Phula
Population

2,000 (Pelkey 2011), decreasing. Ethnic population: 7,000.

Location

Yunnan Province, south and southwest Wenshan county; west Xichou county, Luchaichong village; possibly east Fumin county.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Luchaichong. Moji patterns with the Proto-Muji subgroup phylogenetically, but Luchaichong dialect (the most vital dialect) heavily influenced by contact with Khlula [ykl] and Zokhuo [yzk].

Other Comments

Early split from the Muji subgroup of Highland Phula. Traditional religion.