Yong language

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Native to Thailand
Native speakers
13,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 yno
Glottolog yong1277[2]

Yong is a Southwestern Tai language of Thailand. It is used by Tai Yong people, posterities of Tai Lue people from Xishuangbanna,China and Keng Tung, Myanmar.

Further reading[edit]

  • Wangsai, Piyawat. 2007. A Comparative Study of Phonological Yong and Northern Thai Language (Kammuang). M.A. thesis. Kasetsart University.


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