Tai Mène

Facts

  • Language: Tai Mène
  • Alternate names: Tai Maen, Tai Man, Tai Men, Tai Mene, Tai-Maen, Tay Mènè
  • Language code: tmp
  • Language family: Tai-Kadai, Kam-Tai, Tai, Northern
  • Number of speakers: 7200
  • Script: Category

Introduction

Tai Mène is a language of Laos. It is spoken in Borikhamxay Province, Vieng Thong district; Khamkeut district, Lak Xao, Khamkeut, Na Heuang, Nam Sak, Sop Chat, Ka’ane, Phon Thoen, Sop Pone, and Tha Veng.

Dialects

Similar to Saek (See: Saek).

The Tai Mène Verb

Sample Verbs

to bitekhop6
to climbhïn3
to digkut6
to killhaa3
to laughhoo1
to open, uncoverhoy1, hoy4, khay4
to scratchkhiit2
to steallak1
to workviak2
to yawn