Nuristani languages

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Linguistic classification: Indo-European

The Nuristani (Nurestani) languages (Persian: زبان نورستانی‎) are one of the three groups in the Indo-Iranian language family. The other two languages are Indo-Aryan and Iranian.[1][2][3] They are spoken primarily in eastern Afghanistan.

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  1. SIL Ethnologue [1]
  2. Morgenstierne, G. Irano-Dardica. Wiesbaden 1973; Morgenstierne, G. Die Stellung der Kafirsprachen. In Irano-Dardica, 327-343. Wiesbaden, Reichert 1975
  3. Strand, Richard F. (1973) "Notes on the Nûristânî and Dardic Languages." Journal of the American Oriental Society, 93.3: 297-305.