noun (plural same or Talaings) & adjective
Another term for Mon.
- The Talaings were regarded as superior boatmen, but not seamen, and made extensive use of war canoes.
- Today, most of the Talaing are the descendants of the fugitives who fled from the Burmese.
- Pegu itself is said to have been founded by two Mon princes in 573, as the first capital of Talaings.
The name in Burmese.
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