Yi, Axi

A language of China

ISO 639-3: yix

Population 60,000 (2002).
Region Southeastern Yunnan in Mile, Luxi and Shilin counties.
Alternate names   Axibo, Axipo, Ahi
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Lolo-Burmese, Loloish, Northern, Yi, Southeastern Yi
Language use Speakers also use Mandarin Chinese.
Language development A phonetic script. Dictionary.

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Part of the Yi nationality. SOV. Traditional religion, Christian.