Kharia Thar language

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Not to be confused with Kharia language.
Kharia Thar
Native to India, also Nepal
Region Jharkhand, Orissa and West Bengal states
Ethnicity 25,000 (2007)
Native speakers
(no estimate available)[1]
(many have shifted to Bengali and Oriya)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ksy
Glottolog khar1283[2]

Kharia Thar is an Indic language spoken by the Hill Kharia culture of India.[3]


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

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