Language details

DUMI Links (1)   Books (1)   
Alternative name: KHALING
Number of speakers: 10.000
In language groups: SINO-TIBETAN » TIBETO-BURMAN » BODIC » EAST HIMALAYAN » KIRANTI » EASTERN-KIRANTI
Spoken in: NEPAL [Details]
Description:

The Dumi language is spoken by more than 1.000 people. The speakers live in eastern Nepal.

The Dumi language is spoken mostly by elderly people.

The Dumi language belongs to the eastern branch of the Kiranti languages. The Kiranti languages... [more ...]


Links
1   A Grammar of Dumi - Book Abstract
http://www.iias.nl/host/himalaya/abstracts/gd.html

Books
1   van Driem, George: A Grammar of Dumi




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