Xiandao

A language of China

ISO 639-3: xia
 

Population 100 (1994).
Region Xiandao and Meng'e villages, Manmian Township, Jiemao District, Yingjiang County in the Dehong Dai-Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture in extreme western Yunnan.
Alternate names   Xiandaohua
Dialects Spoken by members of the Achang nationality, and some consider it to be a dialect of Achang.
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Lolo-Burmese, Burmish, Unclassified
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Part of the Achang nationality. SOV; voiced and voiceless nasals and laterals; loanwords from Chinese, Jingpo, Dai, and Burmese; tonal, 4 tones. Christian.