|Alternative name: SHUGNAN-RUSHAN|
|Number of speakers: 55.000-66.000|
|In language groups: INDO-EUROPEAN » IRANIAN » EASTERN IRANIAN » SOUTHEAST IRANIAN » PAMIR » SHUGNI-YAZGULAMI|
|Spoken in: AFGHANISTAN [Details], TAJIKISTAN [Details]|
Shugni is spoken by 60.000 people. The speakers live in the Gorno-Badakhshan province of Tajikistan and adjacent areas in Afghanistan.
Shugni belongs to the Pamir subgroup of the southwestern branch of the Iranian languages. The Iranian languages... [more ...]