Language name and location: Chintau (Xiandao), China [Refer to Ethnologue]

言名称和分布地区仙岛语, 中国云南

 

1. ta31

21.  ta31 sau55 ta21

2. sɤk55

22.  ta31 sau55 sɤk55

3. sum31

23.  ta31 sau55 sum31

4. mi55

24.  ta31 sau55 mi55

5. ŋɔ31

25.  ta31 sau55 ŋɔ31

6. chuʔ55

26.  ta31 sau55 chuʔ55

7. nit55

27.  ta31 sau55 nit55

8. çɛt55

28.  ta31 sau55 çɛt55

9. kau31

29.  ta31 sau55 kau31

10. ta31 tsʰi55

30.  sum31 tsʰi55

11. sip55 ɛt13  < Tai language

40.  mi55 tsʰi55

12. sip55 sɔŋ55

50.  ŋɔ31 tsʰi55

13. sip55 sam55

60.  chuʔ55 tsʰi55 

14. sip55 si55

70.  nit55 tsʰi55

15. sip55 xa31

80.  çɛt55 tsʰi55

16. sip55 xoʔ31

90.  kau31 tsʰi55 

17. sip55 tsɛt55

100. tă31 pak35 < Chinese

18. sip55 pɛt55

200. sɤk55 pak35

19. sip55 kau31

1000. tă31 çɛŋ51 < Chinese

20. ta31 sau55 < Tai language

2000. sɤk55 çɛŋ51

 

Linguist providing data and dateː Prof. Dai Qingxia, Central University for Nationalities, Beijing, China, July 10, 1998.

供资料的语言学家: 戴庆厦教授 (中央民族大学), 1998 年 7 月 10 日.

 

Other comments: Xiandao is an endangered language. Xiandao borrow Tai numerals from 11 to 20, the numbers higher than twenty are formed by mixing indigenous terms with Tai numerals.


                            

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