Luri
زۊن لٛوْری
Pronounce IPA: [loriː]
Country Iran; a few villages in eastern Iraq.
Region Southern Zagros
Ethnicity Lurs
Speakers
over 4 million
circa 5 million
Family
Dialects
  • Central Luri (Minjai)
  • Bakhtiari
  • Southern Luri
  • larestani
  • kumzari
AreaWestern Iran: central and south Lorestan, north Khuzestan, south Hamadan Province, south edge of Markazi Province, some regions of Ilam; Khorramabad, Borujerd, Andimeshk; possibly eastern Iraq.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Variously:
lrc – Northern Luri
bqi – Bakhtiari
luz – Southern Luri
Glottolog luri1252
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