Kutchi language

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Kutchi
કચ્છી / ڪڇي/ کچھی
Native toIndia, Pakistan Also spoken in Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, USA, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Portugal, UAE, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania.
EthnicityKutchi
Native speakers
873,000[1] (2001)[2]
Khojiki script, Devanagari script, Gujarati script[3], Sindhi alphabet
Language codes
ISO 639-3kfr
Glottologkach1277[4]

Kachchi is a language and is spoken in regions such as Rann of Kutch, Sindhustan; Karachi, Pakistan. Over 50,000 people spoke it in 1998. It was the mother tongue of Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Kacchi". Ethnologue.com. Retrieved 2017-08-20.
  2. Kutchi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  3. "Gujarātī". Onmiglot.com. Retrieved 3 May 2014.
  4. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kachchi". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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