Hre

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A language of Viet Nam

Alternate Names
Cham-Re, Chom, Davach, Davak, Moi, Moi Da Vach, Moi Luy, Tachom
Population

94,000 (Bradley 2007). Ethnic population: 127,000 (2009 census).

Location

Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Gia Lai, and Kon Tum provinces.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Creq (Kare, Kre), Hre, Rabah (Tava). Reportedly most similar to Sedang [sed].

Language Use

Also use Vietnamese [vie].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 1%–5%. Literacy rate in L2: 15%–25%. Radio programs. Bible portions: 1967–1975.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Hrê is an official ethnic community. Traditional religion, Christian.