Cham
Pronounce [caːm]
Country Cambodia and Vietnam
Region Southeast Asia
Ethnicity Cham
Speakers
320,000 (2002 – 2008 census)
Family
Dialects
  • Western Cham (245,000)
  • Eastern Cham (73,000)
Writing
Cham, Arabic, Latin
AreaNear major cities and along the Mekong. Also in Australia, France, Indonesia (Java and Bali), Libya, Malaysia (Peninsular), Saudi Arabia, Thailand, United States, Viet Nam, Yemen.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
cja – Western Cham
cjm – Eastern Cham
Glottolog cham1328
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