Language details

LISU Links (3)   Examples (10)   Materials (1)   Books (5)   
Alternative names: LISSU, LISAW, LI-SHAW, LI-HSAW, LU-TZU, LESUO, LI, LISHU, LISO, LEISU, LESHUOOPA, LOISU, SOUTHERN LISU, YAO YEN, YAW-YEN, YAW YIN, YEH-JEN, CHUNG, CHELI, CHEDI, LIP'A, LUSU, KHAE
Number of speakers: 657.000
Language Code: LIS
In language groups: SINO-TIBETAN » TIBETO-BURMAN » BURMESE-LOLO » LOLO » NORTHERN LOLO » LISU
Spoken in: Yunnan/CHINA [Details], INDIA [Details], MYANMAR [Details], THAILAND [Details]
Links
1   Overview of the Lisu Language - The Rosetta Project
http://www.rosettaproject.org/live/search/detailedlanguagerecord?ethnocode=LIS
2   The Fraser Alphabet
http://www.omniglot.com/writing/fraser.htm
3   The Lisu People of Northern Thailand
http://www.lisulodge.com/html/lisu.html

Examples
1  "Delicious" in Lisu
2  "Hello" in Lisu
3  "How much is that?" in Lisu
4  "I come from...." in Lisu
5  "My name is..." in Lisu
6  "See you again." in Lisu
7  "Thank You" in Lisu
8  "What's your name" in Lisu
9  "You're Welcome" in Lisu
10  Christinan Prayer in Lisu Language

Materials
1  Onomastic, Orthographic, Dialectal and Dialctical Borders: The Lisu and the Lahu

Books
1   Bradley, D.: A Dictionary of the Northen Dialect of Lisu (China and Southeast Asia)
2   Fraser, J.O.: Handbook of the Lisu (Yawyin) Language
3   Hope, E. R.: The Deep Syntax of Lisu Sentences: a transformational case grammar (Pacific Linguistics B-34)
4   Maitra, Asim: A Guide Book to Lisu Language
5   deLagnel Haigh, Roop: A Grammar of Lisu Language. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation)




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