[ tɪbˈɛtə͡ʊbˈɜːmən lˈaŋɡwɪd͡ʒ], [ tɪbˈɛtəʊbˈɜːmən lˈaŋɡwɪdʒ], [ t_ɪ_b_ˈɛ_t_əʊ_b_ˈɜː_m_ə_n l_ˈa_ŋ_ɡ_w_ɪ_dʒ]
Related words: Tibeto-Burman Language Group, Tibeto-Burman Languages, Tibeto-Burman Languages List, Burmese Language, Tibetan Language, Cham Languages, Palaung Language, Lahu Language, Karen Language
How to use "Tibeto-burman language" in context?
The Tibeto-burman Languages, or Tibeto-Burman-Balochi languages, are a branch of the Sino-Tibetan languages. They are spoken in eastern Burma, western Yunnan, southwestern China (including Yunnan, Guizhou, and Sichuan provinces as well as Guangxi and Guangdong), northern Thailand, and northeastern India.
There are around twenty Tibeto-Burman languages, of which eleven are considered to be severely endangered, and five are considered to be critically endangered. Linguists consider the remaining languages to be moderately endangered.
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