Jadgali language

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Nummaṛī (نماڑی)
Native toPakistan, Iran
Native speakers
Arabic script (Nastaʿlīq)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3jdg

Jadgali is an Indo-Aryan language spoken in the Balochistan region of Pakistan and Iran, also spoken in Oman. It is spoken by the Jadgal people. It is considered as dialect of Sindhi language and is closely related to Lasi dialect of Sindhi.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Delforooz 2008, p. 25
  2. "Ethnologue report for Jadgali". Ethnologue.
  3. Rieken, Elisabeth; Indogermanische Gesellschaft, eds. (2009). Delforooz, Behrooz Barjasteh. "A sociolinguistic survey among the Jagdal in Iranian Balochistan". In Jahani, Carina; Korn, Agnes; Titus, Paul Brian (eds.). The Baloch and others: linguistic, historical and socio-political perspectives on pluralism in Balochistan. Wiesbaden: Reichert Verlag. Wiesbaden: Reichert. pp. 23–44. ISBN 978-3-89500-591-6.