Khumi language

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Khumi Chin
Native to Burma
Ethnicity Khumi people
Native speakers
70,000  (2006–2009)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
cnk – Khumi
cek – Eastern Khumi
Glottolog khum1248  (Khumi proper)[2]

Khumi, or Khumi Chin, is a Kukish language of Burma, with some across the border in Bangladesh. A purported distinct coastal variety, Awa Khumi, turns out to be Mro.


  1. ^ Khumi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Eastern Khumi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Khumi". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.