Lavu language

Lavu
Talu[citation needed]
Native toChina
RegionYunnan
EthnicityYi
Native speakers
14,000 (2007)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3yta
Glottologtalu1238  [citation needed][3]

Lavu (Chinese: 拉乌; autonym: lɑ˥vu̠˥) is a Loloish language of Yongsheng County, Yunnan, China.

Languages related to Lavu include Liude 六得, Nazha 纳渣, and perhaps Shuitian 水田, Zhili 支里, Luo 倮, Ziyi 子彝, and Liming 黎明.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lavu at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Lama, Ziwo Qiu-Fuyuan (2012:145), Subgrouping of Nisoic (Yi) Languages, thesis, University of Texas at Arlington
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Lavu-Yongsheng-Talu". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.