Aluo

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A language of China

Alternate Names
Gan Yi, Laka, Lila, Niluo, Yala
Population

25,000 (2007). Ethnic population: 40,000 (Bradley 2007).

Location

Yunnan Province, north Wuding, Luquan, and Yuanmou counties; Sichuan Province, Huili and Miyi counties.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting). Language of recognized nationality: Yi.

Language Use

Being replaced by Chinese or varieties of closely related Nasu or both. Severely endangered in all 3 villages in Miyi County, endangered in most other places (Bradley 2007).