Bodo Parja language

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Bodo Parja
Jharia
Native to India
Region Koraput District, Odisha
Native speakers
50,000 (2001)[1]
Oriya script
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bdv
Glottolog bodo1266[2]

Bodo Parja or Jharia is a language spoken in Odisha and is closely related to Odia but not intelligible with it. Most speakers have low proficiency in the Adivasi Oriya used at market.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Bodo Parja at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Bodo Parja". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.