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Zakhring

A language of India

ISO/DIS 639-3: zkr

Population 300 (2002).
Region Arunachal Pradesh, Lohit District, hilly terrain and banks of the Lohit River in the Walong and Kibithoo area.
Alternate names   Charumba, Meyor, Zaiwa
Dialects Close to Tibetan (Singh) and Miju-Mishmi. Not related to Zaiwa in Yunnan.
Classification Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Unclassified
Language use Speakers also use Hindi, Nefamese, or Tibetan.
Comments A Scheduled Tribe in India. Speakers call themselves 'Charumba'. Agriculturalists. Buddhist (Lamaist), syncretism.