Language:  Rakhine

Population of Groups Speaking

2,950,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

7

Scripture Status

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Map Notes
Primary Language
(7 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 183,000
 Indo-Burman India 700
 Kaman Myanmar (Burma) 5,000
 Marma India 55,000
 Rakhine Bangladesh 19,000
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,687,000
  Totals:  7     7
Secondary Language
(2 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Marma Bangladesh 242,000
 Rohingya Myanmar (Burma) 475,000
  Totals:  2     1

Language Alternate Names
Akyab
Arakanese
Chebuda Island
Kyaukphyu
Man Aung (Chebuda Island)
Mogh
Moghi
Mrauk-U
Rakhain
Rakhaing
Rakkhaine
Rambree
Sittwe (Akyab)
Sitwe
Yanbe
Yanbye
Yangbye (Rambree)
Yangye

Dialects
Arakan
Chaungtha
Kyaukphyu
Man Aung
Mrauk-U
Rakhain
Rakhine
Sittwe
Sitwe
Yanbe
Yangbye

Dialect Alternate Names
Arakanese
Magh
Maghi
Marama
Marma
Mash
Mog
Mogh
Morma
Rakhain
Rakhine
Rakhine: Yangbye
Yakan
Yakhaing
Yanbye
Yangye


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1914
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Complete Bible None Reported

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