Sedang (rơtéang)

Sedang is a member of the North Bahnaric branch of the Austroasiatic language family. It is spoken mainly in Kon Tum, Quang Nam, and Quang Ngai provinces in south central Vietnam. There are also speakers of Sedang in eastern Laos. In 2007 there were about 97,500 speakers of Sedang. The language is also known as Cadong, Dang, Hadang, Hdang, Hotea, Hoteang, Kmrang, Rotea, Roteang, Tang, Xa or Xodang.

Sedang is used in radio programs, and there is a Sedang dictionary. Few people are able to read and write the language.

Sedang alphabet and pronunciation

Sedang alphabet and pronunciation

Download an alphabet chart for Sedang

Information about Sedang alphabet provided by Michael Peter Füstumum

Source: Kenneth D. Smith, Sedang Grammar

Sample video in Sedang

Information about Sedang | Numbers


Information about the Sedang language

Bahnaric languages

Brao, Cua, Chrau, Jru, Koho, Sedang, Tampuan

Languages written with the Latin alphabet

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