L1 users: 2,700 (2000).
Guizhou province: Qiannan Buyi-Miao autonomous prefecture, Libo county, Boyao and Di’e townships. 13 villages.
6b (Threatened). Language of recognized nationality: Bouyei.
Di’e, Boyao. Dialects have phonological differences, but are largely intelligible. Reportedly similar to Mak [mkg].
SVO; tonal, 6 tones.