Gon Shan, Hkun, Khuen, Khun Shan, Khyn, Tai Khun, Tai-Khuen
L1 users: 100,000 (Diller and Juntanamalaga 1990). Total users in all countries: 106,880.
Shan state: Kentung valley area east.
Literacy rate in L1: 95% among males; 50% among females. Promoted through monastery education. Bible portions: 1938.
Tai Tham (Lanna) script [Lana].
Different from Khuen [khf], a Mon-Khmer language of Laos. Buddhist.