Maleng language

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Maleng
Pakatan
Bo
Native to Laos, Vietnam
Native speakers
3,700  (2000–2007)[1]
Dialects
Atel
Thémarou
Arao
Makang
Malang
Maleng
Tơe
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
pkt – Pakatan
bgl – Bo
Glottolog male1282  (Maleng)[2]
bola1249  (Bo)[3]

Maleng, also known as Pakatan and Bo, is a Vietic language of Laos and Vietnam.

Maleng has the four-way register system of Thavung augmented with pitch.[1]

Malieng, despite having the same name as Maleng, is a dialect of Chut (Chamberlain 2003, Sidwell 2009).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pakatan at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Bo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Maleng". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Bo". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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