Raojia
Native toChina
RegionMajiang County, Guizhou
Native speakers
(5,000 cited 1993)[citation needed]
Language codes
ISO 639-3None (mis)
GlottologNone

Raojia (Chinese: 绕家语; autonym: ʔeu33 ʑu21[1] or qɑ24 ʑuɤ24[2]) is a Hmongic language spoken by about 5,000 people in 3 villages (including Baixing 白兴村) of Heba Township 河坝乡, Majiang County, Guizhou.

Raojia belongs to the Qiandong Miao (East Hmongic) branch (Li Yunbing 2000; Chen Qiguang 2013).[3]

References

  1. ^ Chen, Qiguang 陈其光 (2013). Miáo Yáo yǔwén 苗瑶语文 [Miao and Yao Language] (in Chinese). Beijing: Zhongyang minzu daxue chubanshe.
  2. ^ Li, Yunbing 李云兵 (2000). Miáo yǔ fāngyán huàfēn yíliú wèntí yánjiū 苗语方言划分遗留问题研究 (in Chinese). Beijing: Zhongyang minzu daxue chubanshe.
  3. ^ Wu, Zhengbiao 吴正彪 (2009). "Qiándōng fāngyán Miáo yǔ tǔyǔ huàfēn wèntí de zài tàntǎo" 黔东方言苗语土语划分问题的再探讨 [A Further Exploration into the Division of Miao Patois in Qiandong Dialect]. Jíshǒu dàxué xuébào (Shèhuì kēxué bǎn) 吉首大学学报(社会科学版) (in Chinese). 30: 117–121. doi:10.13438/j.cnki.jdxb.2009.06.018.