Jah Hut language

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Jah Hut
Native to Peninsular Malaysia
Ethnicity 3,760 (2008)
Native speakers
(no estimate available)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 jah
Glottolog jahh1242[2]

Jah Hut (Jah Het) is an Aslian Austroasiatic language spoken in Peninsular Malaysia by approximately 5,100 people. The Jah Hut are categorised among the Orang Asli indigenous tribal peoples of Malaysia.[3]


  1. ^ Jah Hut at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Jah Hut". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Singapore Studies II: Critical Surveys of the Humanities and Social Sciences