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Aiton

A language of India

ISO 639-3aio

Population  1,500 (Morey 2006).
Region  Assam, Jorhat, Karbi Anglong districts, Doboroni, Banlung, Ahomoni, Balipathar, Kaliyani, Chakihula, Tengani, Barhula villages.
Alternate names   Aitonia
Dialects  Similar to Phake [phk]. Related to Shan [shn] of Myanmar.
Classification  Tai-Kadai, Kam-Tai, Be-Tai, Tai-Sek, Tai, Southwestern, Northwest
Language use  Vigorous. Also use Assamese [asm], Hindi, or English.
Language development  Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Writing system  Myanmar (Burmese) script.
Comments  Agriculturalists. Buddhist.
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