Sichuan province: Garzê Autonomous Prefecture: Xinlong (Nyagrong) and Yajiang (Nyagquka) Litang counties.
6b (Threatened). Language of recognized nationality: Tibetan.
None known. Reportedly similar to Zhaba [zhb].
SOV; adjectives and number-classifier constructions follow noun heads; consonant cluster initials; tonal, 4 tones.
Use Tibetan [bod] as a liturgical language (Bradley 2007a).
Different from Zhaba language in Zhamai District. Buddhist, traditional religion.