Where on earth do they speak Awadhi?

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Language: Awadhi
Number of speakers: 2530000
Language code: awa
Alternate names: Abadhi, Abadi, Abohi, Ambodhi, Avadhi, Awadhi, Baiswari, Kojali, Kosali
Where spoken: India, Nepal

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  • Language classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, East Central zone
  • Dialects: Degauri Tharu, Gangapari, Mirzapuri, Pardesi, Tharu, Uttari
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Uttar Pradesh, Kheri, Sitapur, Lucknow, Unnao, Rae-Bareli, Bahraich, Bara-Banki, Pratapgarh, Sultanpur, Gonda, Faizabad, and Allahabad districts; Bihar; Madhya Pradesh; Delhi. Also in Nepal (Avadhi).