Language details

MEITHEI Links (8)   Examples (2)   Materials (2)   Books (15)   
Alternative names: MEITHEI, MEITHE, MITHE, MITEI, MEITEIRON, MANIPURI, MENIPURI, KATHE, KATHI, PONNA
Number of speakers: 1.648.000 (1996)
Language Code: MNR
In language groups: SINO-TIBETAN » TIBETO-BURMAN » BARIC » KUKI-NAGA » MIKIR-MEITHEI
Spoken in: BANGLADESH [Details], INDIA [Details], MYANMAR [Details]
Links
1   A Brief History of the Meiteis of Manipur
http://themanipurpage.tripod.com/history/puwarimeitei.html
2   Language Overview of the Meithei Language - The Rosetta Project
http://www.rosettaproject.org/live/search/detailedlanguagerecord?ethnocode=MNR
3   Learn Manipuri
http://www.e-pao.net/epPageExtractor.asp?src=education.Learn_Manipuri.html..
4   Manipuri Alphabet
http://www.omniglot.com/writing/manipuri.htm
5   Manipuri/Meiteilon: An Introduction
http://www.arbornet.org/~prava/eeyek/mani_intro.html
6   Meetei Mayek - The Old Script to Write Meeteilon (Manipuri)
http://www.arbornet.org/~prava/eeyek/
7   Meithei Language Overview by the Rosetta Project
http://www.rosettaproject.org/live/search/detailedlanguagerecord?ethnocode=MNR
8   Shobhana Chelliah: Studying Ancient Meithei
http://www.unt.edu/inhouse/may172002/portraitgallery.htm

Examples
1  A Poem in Manipuri Language
2  The Lord's Prayer in Meithei

Materials
1  Manipuri Alphabet
2  Manipuri Numerals and Punctuation

Books
1   : Languages of the North East : Assamese, Khasi, Manipuri, Mising, and Rabha
2   Bhat, D. N. S. & M. S. Ningomba: Manipuri grammar
3   Chelliah, Shobhana L.: A Grammar of Meithei
4   Primrose, A.J. : Manipuri Grammar, Vocabulary and Phrase Book
5   Singh, C.Yashwanta: Some Syntactic Aspects of Meitei. Ph.D.
6   Singh, Ch Manihar: A history of Manipuri literature
7   Singh, Chungkham Yashawanta : Manipuri Grammar
8   Singh, E. Nilakanta: Fragments of Manipuri culture
9   Singh, Inder: Manipuri Phonetic Reader
10   Singh, Ningthaukhongjam Khelchandra: Manipuri Language: Status and Importance
11   Singha, Jagat Mohan & Singha, Birendra: The Bishnupriya Manipuris & Their Language
12   Sinha, K. P: An etymological dictionary of Bishnupriya Manipuri
13   Sinha, K.P.: An Anthological Dictionary of Bishnupriya Manipuri
14   Star Publications Staff: Dictionary of English/ Bengali & Manipuri
15   Thoudam, P. C.: A Grammatical Sketch of Meiteiron. Ph.D. thesis




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