Chakma–Hajong (language) - Tibeto-Burman language family

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The Chakma–Hajong language is a subgroup within the Tibeto-Burman language family, which is part of the larger Sino-Tibetan language family. It consists of two closely related languages: Chakma and Hajong.

  1. Chakma Language:

    • Speakers: The Chakma language is spoken primarily by the Chakma people, who are indigenous to the Chittagong Hill Tracts in Bangladesh, parts of Tripura in India, and Myanmar.
    • Script: The Chakma language traditionally uses the Chakma script (Ojhapath) for writing.
  2. Hajong Language:

  3. Linguistic Relationship:

  4. Geographical Distribution:

  5. Cultural Significance:

    • Both languages play a significant role in the respective cultures and identities of the Chakma and Hajong communities.
    • Language is often intertwined with cultural practices, traditional stories, and expressions of identity.