Wagdi language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Native to India
Region Vagad region, Rajasthan
Ethnicity Bhil
Native speakers
2.5 million  (2001 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wbr
Glottolog wagd1238[2]

Wagdi (Vaghri) is one of the Bhil languages of India spoken mainly in Dungarpur and Banswara districts of Southern Rajasthan. It is mutually intelligible with Bhili (Bhil proper).

There are three dialects of Wagdi: Aspur, Kherwara, Sagwara and Adivasi Wagdi.


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