Tanchangya language

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Native to Bangladesh
Region Chittagong Hill Tracts, Mizoram, Tripura, Rakhine State
Ethnicity Tanchangya people
Native speakers
(22,000 cited 1991 census)[1]
Eastern Nagari script[citation needed]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 tnv
Glottolog tang1330[2]

Tanchangya is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by the Tanchangya people of Bangladesh. It is closely related to Chakma, Chittagonian and Rohingya.


  1. ^ Tongchangya at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Tangchangya". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.