Datapoint Tibetan (Standard Spoken) / Number of Genders

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  1. Erika Butler Says:

    Jenny Audring says Lhasa Tibetan (which is also called Standard Tibetan) has a pronominal gender system like English, with 3 genders, masculine, feminine, and neuter represented only in the pronouns. It appears to be the remnant of an earlier agreement system, Audring says.

    http://dare.ubvu.vu.nl/bitstream/handle/1871/19438/10.1007%20s11525-009-9124-y.pdf?sequence=1

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