Dhimal language

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Dhimal
Region Nepal
Ethnicity Toto people
Native speakers
18,000  (2001 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 dhi
Glottolog dhim1246[2]

Dhimal is a Sino-Tibetan language of Nepal and India. There is an eastern and western dialect, which are separated by the Kankai River in Jhapa district, Mechi Zone, Nepal.

Distribution[edit]

According to Ethnologue, Dhimal is spoken in the following areas of Nepal:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dhimal at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Dhimal". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.