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Noun1.Khamti - a branch of the Tai languages
Tai - the most widespread and best known of the Kadai family of languages
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The places where the Naga inhabit are Khamti, Lashe, Lahel, and Nanyun in the Sagaing Division.
They are Ray Sata from Paro, Tan Tshri from Punakha, and Spring Rice GB-1 from Sarpang and Khamti from Phuntshothang in Samdrup Jongkhar.
Links have been established with insurgents across the border, many of whom share ethnic ties--such as the Naga, Chin, Tai-Ahom and Khamti (34)--which have allowed them to establish safe areas on Myanmar territory to plan and regroup, establish networks for arms and drug smuggling and in the 1970s, to utilize safe corridors to reach training camps in China.
The Khamtis also have a Tai Khamti script known as Lik Tai.
Besides, the newspaper also reported, another mine blast hit the bridge No.677/0 on Mandalay-Myitkyina Railroad near Khamti at 7:25 pm on 4 May.
The Naga ancestral domain in Myanmar, also known as "Eastern Nagalim," within which are located five townships (Namyung, Lahe, Khamti, Leishi/Layshi, and Hommalin) falls under two similar administrative units of Kachin State and Sagaing subdivisions.
I will maintain the practice of putting an "ethnospecifier" after (exceptionally before) the ethnonym Thai/Tai, as in Tai Khamti, Tai Deng, Black Tai, or White Tai.
This malaria endemic CHC covered a population around 25,000, mostly of Khamti (an indigenous tribe) and Chakma (migrants from Chitagong Hill tracks of Bangladesh during 1971).