• Language: Qabiao
  • Alternate names: Bendi Lolo, Ka Bao, Ka Biao, Laqua, Lolo, Pen Ti, Pu Péo, Pubiao, Pupeo
  • Language code: laq
  • Language family: Tai-Kadai, Kadaic, Eastern Kra
  • Number of speakers: 690
  • Vulnerability: Endangered [Read more...]
  • Script: Category

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    Qabiao is a language of Vietnam. It is spoken in Hà Giang Province, Viet Nam-Yunnan-Kwangsi border, upper Clear river valley, Dunshi, Pugao, Pula, Pubang, and Manong; Yên Minh and Mèo Vac districts; Dông Van district, Phô Là and Sung Chang villages. Also in China.


    Lexical similarity: 38% with Gelao, 33% with Lachi (See: Lachi?), 30% with Northern Zhuang, 29% with Dong (See: Dong?), 26% with Hlai (See: Hlai), 10% with Hmong, 7% with Iu Mien (See: Iu Mien).

    The Qabiao Verb