Mak

A language of China

ISO 639-3: mkg
 

Population 10,000 (1982 census). Ethnic population: 10,000 (2000 D. Bradley).
Region Yangfeng, Fangcun, Jialiang, and Di'e villages in northwestern Libo County in Guizhou Province, and some in neighboring Dushan County, Guizhou.
Alternate names   Mo, Mohua, Mo-Hua, Ching, Mojiahua, Mochiahua
Dialects Mak, Chi, Ching (Cham), Hwa, Lyo. Dialect differences are minor. Similar to Ai-Cham.
Classification Tai-Kadai, Kam-Tai, Kam-Sui
Language use Local Chinese and Bouyei are used as second languages.
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Part of the Bouyei nationality. Traditional religion.