Bisu

Bisu is a member of the Loloish branch of the Tibeto-Burman language family spoken in Yunnan in the south west of China by about 6,000 people. Most Bisu speakers are found in Pu'er Prefecture, and neighboring parts of Xishuangbanna. There are also about 1,000 Bisu speakers in Thailand in Phan District of Phayao Province, and in Mae Suai District of Chiang Rai Province.

Bisu alphabet and pronunciation

Bisu alphabet and pronunciation

Information compiled by Michael Peter Füstumum

Links

Information about Bisu
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bisu_language
http://www.ethnologue.com/17/language/bzi
http://sealang.net/sala/archives/pdf8/person2001writing.pdf
https://www.sil.org/resources/publications/entry/60449
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/249930368_Language_revitalization_or_dying_gasp_Language_preservation_efforts_among_the_Bisu_of_Northern_Thailand

Tibeto-Burman languages

Achang, Arakanese, Balti, Bisu, Drung, Hajong, Hani, Hmar, Jingpho, Lahu, Lepcha, Lhomi, Lipo, Lisu, Magar, Manipuri, Marma, Mro, Naxi, Newar, Nusu, Pahari, Tangkhul Naga, Tujia, Yi, Yolmo

Languages written with the Thai script

Bisu, Northern Khmer, Northern Pwo, Kuy, Nyah Kur, Pāli, Thai

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