What is another word for Tibeto-burman Language?

3 synonyms found


[ tɪbˈɛtə͡ʊbˈɜːmən lˈaŋɡwɪd͡ʒ], [ tɪbˈɛtə‍ʊbˈɜːmən lˈaŋɡwɪd‍ʒ], [ t_ɪ_b_ˈɛ_t_əʊ_b_ˈɜː_m_ə_n l_ˈa_ŋ_ɡ_w_ɪ_dʒ]

The Tibeto-Burman language is an umbrella term for a group of languages that are spoken primarily in China, India, Nepal, Bhutan, and Myanmar. These languages are a subgroup of the Sino-Tibetan language family. Some of the common synonyms for Tibeto-Burman language include Sino-Tibetan language, Tibeto-Chinese language, and Burmo-Tibetan language. Other similar terms used to describe these languages include Himalayan language, Trans-Himalayan language, and Tibeto-Himalayan language. The diversity and complexity of Tibeto-Burman languages make them a subject of interest among linguistics researchers and enthusiasts worldwide.

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

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    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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