• Language: Rade
  • Alternate names: De, E-De, Edeh, Raday, Rde, Rhade
  • Language code: rad
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Malayo-Sumbawan, North and East Malayo-Sumbawan, Aceh-Chamic, Chamic, Highlands Chamic, Rade-Jarai
  • Number of speakers: 177000
  • Script:

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    Rade is a language of Vietnam. It is spoken in Dak Lak, Dak Nong, Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa provinces, Banmethuot area. Also in United States.


    Adham (A-Dham), Bih, Blo, Kodrao (Kdrao), Krung 1, Ndhur (Mdhur), Rde Kpa (Kpa). Bih (L1 pop. 1,000) may be a separate language. Krung 1 dialect is different from the Bahnaric language Kru’ng 2 (See: Kru’ng 2?), in Cambodia. Other dialect or ethnic group names are: Ktul, Dlie, Rue, E-pan, Dong Kay, Arul, Kah.

    The Rade Verb