Wu
吳語/吴语
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Wu (Wú Yǔ) written in Chinese characters
Country China and overseas communities with origins from Shanghai, Jiangsu and/or Zhejiang
Region City of Shanghai, Zhejiang, southeastern Jiangsu, parts of Anhui and Jiangxi provinces
Ethnicity Wu peoples
Speakers
80 million (2007)
Family
Dialects
AreaJiangsu south of Changjiang River, east of Zhenjiang, on Chongming Island, mouth of the Changjiang, and north of the Changjiang in the area around Nantong, Haimen, Qidong, and Qingjiang; Zhejiang Province south to Quzhou, Jinhua, and Wenzhou. Also in United States.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 wuu
Glottolog wuch1236
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Wu Chinese
Simplified Chinese 吴语
Traditional Chinese 吳語
 
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