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Talieng

A language of Laos

ISO 639-3tdf

Population  23,100 (1995 census).
Region  Savannakhet Province, Muong Phine-Bung Sai area.
Language map  Laos, reference number 67
Alternate names   Taliang, Tariang
Dialects  Related to Trieng or Hre [hre] in Viet Nam, and may be the same.
Classification  Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Eastern Mon-Khmer, Bahnaric, North Bahnaric, West
Comments  Apparently different from Tareng [tgr], which is East Katuic. ‘Tariang’ means ‘headhunters’. Traditional religion.