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Shom Peng

A language of India

ISO 639-3sii

Population  400 (2004).
Region  Nicobar Islands, interior Great Nicobar Island.
Alternate names   Shobang, Shom Pen, Shompen, Shompeng
Dialects  Distinct from other Nicobarese languages.
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Nicobar, Shom Peng
Language use  Mainly monolingual.
Language development  Dictionary.
Comments  A Scheduled Tribe. Seminomadic. Hunter-gatherers; fishermen. Traditional religion.
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