Kachari language

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Kachari
Region Assam, India
Native speakers
59,000 (1997)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xac
Glottolog kach1279[2]

Kachari (or Cachari) is a Sino-Tibetan language spoken in Assam, India.

Geographic distribution[edit]

Kachari is spoken in 16 villages total in North Cachar Hills district, Assam, and Dimapur and Dhansiri administrative circles of Kohima district, Nagaland.

Grammar[edit]

Kachari's word order is subject–object–verb.

References[edit]

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