Tharu
(polyphyletic)
Country Nepal, India
Ethnicity Tharu (incl. Bhoksa)
Speakers
1.53 million in Nepal (2011 census)
400,000 or more in India (1997–2007)
Family
Writing
Devanagari
AreaMahakali zone, Kanchanpur District; Seti zone, Kailali District. Also in India.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Variously:
thl – Dangaura Tharu
tkt – Kathoriya Tharu
thr – Rana Tharu
the – Chitwania Tharu
thq – Kochila Tharu
tkb – Buksa Tharu
soi – Sonha
Glottolog thar1284
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