Bote-Darai language

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Bote-Darai
Native to Nepal
Native speakers
20,000 (2011 census)[1]
Indo-European
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
bmj – Bote-Majhi
dry – Darai
Glottolog bote1238  Bote-Majhi[2]
dara1250  Darai[3]

Bote (Bote-Majhi) and Darai are mutually intelligible tribal dialects of Nepal that are close to Danwar Rai but otherwise unclassified. Speakers are rapidly shifting to Nepali.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bote-Majhi at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Darai at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Bote-Majhi". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Darai". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.