Longsang Zhuang language

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Longsang Zhuang
Yang
Native to China
Region Debao County, Guangxi
Kra–Dai
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog None

Longsang Zhuang (Chinese: 隆桑壮语) is an underdescribed Northern Tai language spoken in Longsang Township 隆桑镇, Debao County, Guangxi, China.

Although its autonym and exonym are both jaːŋA1-G, it is completely distinct from Yang Zhuang, a Central Tai language (Liao 2016:377).

Distribution[edit]

Within Longsang Township 隆桑镇, Debao County, Guangxi, China, Longsang Zhuang is spoken in the following villages (Liao 2016:377-382).

  • Sanhe (三合屯; faːk33 kaw31 in Zhuang), Qiaotou Village (桥头村)
  • Qiaonan (桥南屯 tɕawC1 kɔːŋC1 in Zhuang) village, Qiaotou Village (桥头村)
  • Daji Village (大吉村)
  • Longtan (龙坛屯; luŋ31 taːn55 in Zhuang), Longtan Village (龙坛村)
  • Longyuan (龙苑屯), Longtan Village (龙坛村)

References[edit]

  • Liao Hanbo. 2016. Tonal development of Tai languages. M.A. dissertation. Chiang Mai: Payap University.