Yongbei Zhuang

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Yongbei Zhuang
Native to China
Native speakers
2.0 million  (2007)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 zyb
Glottolog yong1276[2]

Yongbei Zhuang, is a Zhuang variety including Yongning North, Wuming (the prestige dialect), Binyang, Hengxian, and Pingguo dialects. 'Yongbei' 邕北 is Chinese and here means North of the Yongjiang river, in other contexts it can stand for the north of Yongning County, or Yongning North. Standard Zhuang is largely based on the Wuming dialect.

References[edit]

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