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Rawang language

Rawang, Rvwang
Native to Burma, India
Ethnicity Nung Rawang
Native speakers
63,000  (2000)[1]
Kwinpang (Nung)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 raw
Glottolog rawa1265[2]

Rawang, also known as Krangku, Kiutze (Qiuze), and Ch’opa, is a Sino-Tibetan language of India and Burma.

Rawang has a high degree of internal diversity, and some varieties are not mutually intelligible. Most however understand Mutwang, the basis of written Rawang.


  1. ^ Rawang at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Rawang". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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