Hmong Dau (Lus Hmoob Dawb)

Hmong Dau is a Hmong-Mien language spoken in parts of China, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam by about 50,000 people. There are also Hmong Dau speakers in the USA and France. In China Hmong Dau speakers are found in the southern provinces of Guangxi, Guizhou and Yunnan.

Hmong Dau is also known as Hmong Daw, White Hmong or White Miao, and is closely related to Hmong Njua.

In China Hmong Dau is written with the Pahawh Hmong script or the Latin alphabet. In Laos, the Lao script is used, and in Thailand the Thai script is used.

Latin alphabet for Hmong Dau

Latin alphabet for Hmong Dau

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Details of Hmong Dau scripts and pronunciation provided by Wolfram Siegel


Information about Hmong Dau

Hmong-Mien languages

A-Hmao, Dananshan Miao, Hmong, Hmong Dau, Hmong Njau, Hmu, Iu Mien, Luobohe Miao, Mashan Miao, Qo Xiong, She

Languages written with the Latin alphabet

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