Tregami language

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Tregami
Native to Afghanistan
Region Nurestan Province
Native speakers
3,500  (2011)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 trm
Glottolog treg1243[2]

Tregami, Trigami or Gambiri is a language spoken by the Tregami people in the villages of Gambir and Katar in the Watapur District of Kunar Province in Afghanistan.

Tregami belongs to the Indo-European language family, and is on the Nuristani group of the Indo-Iranian branch.

It has a lexical similarity of 75% to 80% with Waigali, spoken in Ghaziabad District to the east.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Tregami at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Tregami". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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