Phai language

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Native to Thailand, Laos
Ethnicity Phai people
Native speakers
40,000  (2001–2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 prt
Glottolog phai1238[2]

Prai or Phai, also known as Thin (Theen, Htin) and Kha Sam Liam, is a Mon–Khmer language of Thailand and Laos. It is one of several closely related languages which go by the names Prai and Thin, and is sometimes distinguished as Pray 1.


  1. ^ Phai at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Phai". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.