• Language: Xibe
  • Alternate names: Sibe, Sibo, Xibo, Xibe, Sibin, Colloquial Manchu, 錫伯語
  • Language code: sjo
  • Language family: Altaic, Tungusic, Southern, Southwest (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: ~27,000
  • Vulnerability: Vulnerable
  • Script: Mongolian script, Sibe style.

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    Officially classified within Xibe nationality. Descendants of an 18th century Qing dynasty military garrison. Loans from Uyghur, Kazakh, and Chinese. Traditional religion.

    A diaspora group (since 1763) of Manchu from Manchuria