|10,200 (2001 census)|
Simte is a Kuki-Chin language of India. It is spoken primarily by the Simte people in Northeastern India, who are concentrated in Manipur and adjacent areas of Mizoram and Assam. The dialect spoken in Manipur exhibits partial mutual intelligibility with the other Kukish dialects of the area including Thadou, Hmar, Vaiphei, Paite, Kom and Gangte. It is written in Latin script.
- New Bazar
- Mong awn
Additional villages not listed by Ethnologue include:
- Distribution of the 100 non-scheduled languages, n° 87 Simte
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Simte". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- Singh, Chungkham Yashawanta (1995). "The linguistic situation in Manipur" (PDF). Linguistics of the Tibeto-Burman Area. 18 (1): 129–134. Retrieved 19 June 2014.