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  2. 1 day ago · Chinese (simplified Chinese: 汉语; traditional Chinese: 漢語; pinyin: Hànyǔ or also 中文; 申文; Zhōngwén, especially for the written language) is a group of languages that form the Sinitic branch of the Sino-Tibetan languages, spoken by the ethnic Han Chinese majority and many minority ethnic groups in Greater China.

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    Aug 26, 2021 · Languages. Standard Chinese or Mandarin (official; Putonghua, based on the Beijing dialect), Yue (Cantonese), Wu (Shanghainese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages (see Ethnic groups entry); note - Zhuang is official in Guangxi Zhuang, Yue is official in Guangdong, Mongolian is official ...

  4. › wiki › Han_ChineseHan Chinese - Wikipedia

    3 days ago · Similarly, the Chinese language also came to be named the "Han language" (汉语; 漢語; Hànyǔ) ever since. On Oxford Dictionaries, the Han are defined as "The dominant ethnic group in China". In the Encyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania, the Han are called the dominant population in "China, as well as in Taiwan and Singapore."

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    6 days ago · Major languages in East Asia include Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Major ethnic groups of East Asia include the Han (mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan), Yamato (Japan) and Koreans (North Korea, South Korea). Mongols, although not as populous as the previous three ethnic groups, constitute the majority of Mongolia's population.

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  6. Sep 03, 2021 · Under each entry by an individual group, there are geography, tradition, history and language, and other information. Note: it's open to being edited by every user. Chinese Minority Ethnic Groups - This link offers detailed information on China's 56 ethnic groups including their folk customs, language, and clothing.

    Ethnic Groups
    Major Area Of Distribution
    Achang 阿昌族
    Bai 白族
    Yunnan, Guizhou, Hunan
    Blang 布朗族
    Bonan 保安族
    • Hsi Chu Bolick
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