What is another word for Sino-tibetan Language?
8 synonyms found
[ sˈiːnə͡ʊtɪbˈɛtən lˈaŋɡwɪd͡ʒ], [ sˈiːnəʊtɪbˈɛtən lˈaŋɡwɪdʒ], [ s_ˈiː_n_əʊ_t_ɪ_b_ˈɛ_t_ə_n l_ˈa_ŋ_ɡ_w_ɪ_dʒ]
Sino-Tibetan language is a language family that comprises several languages spoken in Southeast Asia and East Asia. The term Sino-Tibetan language refers to the linguistic relationship between the Chinese languages, which belong to the Sinitic branch, and the Tibeto-Burman languages, which fall under the Tibeto-Burman branch. Other names that are synonymous with Sino-Tibetan language include Trans-Himalayan, Tibeto-Chinese, and Tibeto-Burman. This language family is one of the largest in the world, with over 400 languages being spoken across several countries such as China, India, Nepal, and Bhutan. The Sino-Tibetan language family is of great linguistic and historical significance, and it continues to fascinate linguists and scholars around the world.