Monsang language

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Monsang
Monsang Naga
Native to India
Region Manipur
Ethnicity Monsang Naga
Native speakers
3,200 (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nmh
Glottolog mons1234[2]

Monsang (Monsang Naga, Moshang) is an unclassified Sino-Tibetan (possibly Kukish) language of Northeast India.

Monsang is spoken in Chandel subdivision, Chandel district, Manipur (in Liwchangning, Heibunglok, Liwa Sarei, Japhou, and Monsang Pantha villages), as well as in northern Nagaland near the Myanmar border.

References[edit]

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