Cheq Wong language

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Cheq Wong
Native to Malaysia
Native speakers
460 (2008)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 cwg
Glottolog chew1245[2]
An ethnographic map of the Malay Peninsula showing were the Cheq Wonq people live (in green)

Chewong (Cheq Wong, Ceq Wong) is an aboriginal Mon–Khmer language spoken in Malaya.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Chewong at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Chewong". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Howell, S. (1984). Society and cosmos: Chewong of peninsular Malaysia. Singapore: Oxford University Press.
  • Howell, S. (1982). Chewong myths and legends. Kuala Lumpur: Printed for the Council of the M.B.R.A.S. by Art Printing Works.

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