Parya

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Afghana-Yi Nasfurush, Afghana-Yi Siyarui, Laghmani, Pbharya; Also, in Afghanistan: Afghana-Yi Nasfurush, Afghana-Yi Siyarui, Laghmani
  • Scriptures published: None
  • Literacy: Also use Tajiki [tgk]
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Tajikistan
  • Region: Regions of Republican Subordination, Hissar valley
  • Also used in: Afghanistan, Uzbekistan
  • Religion: Muslim (Sunni)
  • Livelihood: Collective farm workers
  • Number of users: 4,000 (3,000 in Tajikistan (2008); )
  • Vitality: Vigorous

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)