Shom Peng

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Shobang, Shom Pen, Shompen, Shompeng
Population

400 (2004). Mainly monolingual.

Location

Nicobar Islands, interior Great Nicobar island.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Distinct from other Nicobarese languages.

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Seminomadic. Traditional religion.