Hmong, Northeastern Dian

A language of China

ISO 639-3: hmd

Population 200,000 (1987 Wurm et al.).
Region Northwestern Guizhou, northeast and central Yunnan provinces.
Alternate names   A-Hmao, Diandongbei, Variegated Miao, Ta Hua Miao, Ta Hwa Miao, Big Flowery Miao, Hua Miao, Hwa Miao, Flowery Miao, Northeastern Yunnan Miao
Dialects Inherently unintelligible to speakers of other Hmong varieties.
Classification Hmong-Mien, Hmongic, Chuanqiandian
Language use All domains.
Language development Dictionary. NT: 19171936.

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Part of the Miao nationality. Agriculturalists. Polytheist, Christian.