Russian Sign Language
Русский Жестовый Язык
Russkii Zhestovyi Yazyk
Russkij Žestovyj Âzyk
Country Russia, Tajikistan, Moldova, Georgia
Speakers
120,000 in Russia (2010 census)
Family
AreaMoscow and St. Petersburg are major centers. Widespread with significant dialect variation. Also in Bulgaria.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
rsl – Russian Sign Language
vsi – Moldovan Sign Language
Glottolog russ1270
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