Shina
Country Pakistan, India
Region Gilgit-Baltistan, Chitral, Gurais, Dras, Dah Hanu
Ethnicity Shina
Speakers
600,000 in Pakistan Total users in all countries: 644,200. Shina Kohistani 401,000 (2016)
Family
Writing
Arabic script (Nastaʿlīq)
AreaKohistan District, NWFP, east bank Indus River, Jalkot, Palas, and Kolai valley areas.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
scl – Shina
plk – Kohistani Shina
Glottolog shin1264  Shina
kohi1248  Kohistani Shina
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