Southeast Guizhou Province, Liping county; southwest Hunan Province, Tongdao Dong autonomous county; northeast Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Sanjiang Dong autonomous county, near South Dong, small villages.
6a (Vigorous). Language of recognized nationality: Miao.
Lexical similarity: with Northern Dong [doc] and sometimes referred to as a special dialect of Dong.
Tonal, 6 tones.
Daily communication. All ages. Also use Mandarin Chinese [cmn], including in singing.