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|Native speakers||800,000 - 1 million (2007)e18|
|Writing system||Mon-Burmese script|
|Recognised minority language in|| Myanmar
|Linguist List||omx Old Mon|
The Mon language is one of oldest language in Mainland Southeast Asia, and is part of an Austroasiatic language families. The language is non tonal unlike most of Southeast Asia language
The Mon script was originally adapted from the Pallava script. Oldest Mon script was found in Central Thailand, the inscriptions dated back around the 6th century, which mon people used to live here, the era called Dvaravati.The Mon script also has been adopted by the Burmese.The Mon alphabet contains 35 consonants
Mon sentence is Subject–Verb–Object.
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