Shan
Tai
တႆး
Pronounce [lik.táj]
Country Burma, Thailand,China
Region Shan State
Ethnicity Shan
Speakers
3.3 million (2001)
Family
Kra–Dai
Writing
Burmese script (Shan alphabet)
AreaShan state, southeast Myanmar. Kokang Shan is in Kokang area, north Wa area, Shan state; Tai Mao is on Burma-Yunnan border, centered at Mu’ang Mao Long or Namkham, Myanmar. Also in China, Thailand.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 shan
ISO 639-3 shn
Glottolog shan1277
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