Chuqu Wu dialects

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Chuqu Wu
吳語處衢片
Native to People's Republic of China
Region Zhejiang
Native speakers
unknown (6.5 million cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3
ISO 639-6 cuqu
Glottolog chuq1241[2]

Chuqu Wu dialects (处衢片 : 處衢片) are a group of Southern Wu dialects spoken in Southern Zhejiang in Quzhou and Lishui prefectures, as well as some parts of Southern Wenzhou prefecture. It is also spoken in Shangrao and Yushan counties in Jiangxi province, and the northern part of Ningde and Nanping prefectures in Fujian province bordering Zhejiang.

List of Chuqu Wu dialects[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sinolect.org
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Chuqu Wu". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.