Chin, Tawr

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A language of Myanmar

Alternate Names
Tawr, Torr
Autonym
Thawr
Population

L1 users: 700 (1996 D. van Bik).

Location

Chin state: Hakha township, Lamthok and Rovan villages.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Typology

SOV; negation is marked after the verb.

Language Use

Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Included in official ethnic list as Torr. Not the same as Chintaw, a dialect of Achang [acn], a Northern Burmic language spoken in Yunnan, China. Christian.

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