Sawi language (Dardic)

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Native toAfghanistan
Native speakers
(3,000 cited 1983)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3sdg

Sawi, Savi, or Sauji,[3] is a Dardic language spoken in parts of Afghanistan.[4] It is also spoken in parts of Pakistan.[5] There are estimated to be about 4,200 speakers worldwide.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Sawi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Savi". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. Sauji is the endonym reported in Liljegren (2009, p. 10)
  4. "Savi". Ethnologue. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Language: Savi". Joshua Project. Retrieved 23 March 2016.