Chang language

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Chang
Mochungrr
Native to India
Ethnicity Chang Naga
Native speakers
62,000 (2001 census)[1]
Sino-Tibetan
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nbc
Glottolog chan1313[2]

Chang (Changyanguh), or Mochungrr,[3] is a Naga language of northeastern India. It is spoken in 36 villages of Tuensang District in east-central Nagaland (Ethnologue). Ethnologue reports that the Tuensang village dialect is the central speech variety that is intelligible to all Chang speakers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chang at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Chang Naga". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ "OLAC resources in and about the Chang Naga language". Open Language Archives. Retrieved 15 October 2011.