Marma is a member of the Lolo-Burmese branch of
the Tibeto-Burman language family. It is spoken by about
180,600 people in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh,
particularly in Rangamati, Bandarban and Khagrachari districts.
It is considered one of the dialects of Arakanese, along
with Ramree and Sandowa.
Marma is written with a version the Burmese alphabet
Sample text in Marma
Text carved by Tim Brookes of endangeredalphabets.com
Information about the Marma language and people
Nepal Bhasa / Newari,
Languages written with the Burmese script