Languages of the NE -> Bori

Name of the Language:                                                                            


Nishis were once called the Daflas and they  are of Mongoloid stock.  


Geographical Location

The Nishi speakers occupy the Kameng basin in the east Kameng district. Present mostly in the western region of Arunachal Pradesh.

Number of Speakers


Phonemic Inventory


Grammatical Categories



H.M. Bareh:  “Encyclopedia of North-East India” Mittal Publications. New Delhi.