Dhimal language

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Region Nepal
Ethnicity Toto people
Native speakers
20,000  (2011 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 dhi
Glottolog dhim1246[2]

Dhimal is a Sino-Tibetan language of Nepal and India. There is an eastern and western dialect, which are separated by the Kankai River in Jhapa district, Mechi Zone, Nepal.


Dhimal is spoken in the following areas of Nepal:[1]


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