Arakanese
Rakhine
ရခိုင်ဘာသာ
Pronounce IPA: [ɹəkʰàɪɴbàθà]
Country Myanmar, Bangladesh, India
Region
Ethnicity Rakhine, Kamein
Speakers
1 million (2011–2013)
1 million second language speakers in Myanmar (2013)
Family
Dialects
Writing
Burmese script
Rakhawunna (historical)
AreaRangamati, Bandarban, and Khagrachari districts. Also in India.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
rki – Rakhine ("Arakanese")
rmz – Marma ("Burmese")
Glottolog arak1255
Rakhine State in Myanmar.svg
Rakhine State shown within Myanmar
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