Sanglechi dialect

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Native to Afghanistan, Tajikistan
Native speakers
2,200  (2009)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 sgy
Linguasphere 58-ABD-db

Sanglechi is an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan. It is also spoken in Tajikistan, where it is called Sanglich.

It is sometimes considered a separate language, but at other times it, Ishkashmi and Zebaki are considered dialects of one language.[2]

Sanglechi is spoken in two villages in Afghanistan.[2]

Its speakers are Muslim.[2]


  1. ^ Sanglechi at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ a b c "Ethnologue report for language code: sgl". Retrieved 2012-05-17.