Where on earth do they speak Bodo?

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Language: Bodo
Number of speakers: 1330000
Language code: brx
Alternate names: Bara, Bodi, Bodo, Boro, Boroni, Kachari, Mache, Mech, Meche, Mechi, Meci
Where spoken: India, Nepal

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Sal, Bodo-Garo-Northern Naga, Bodo-Koch, Bodo-Garo, Bodo
  • Dialects: Chote, Mech
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Assam, mainly in Darrang, Nagaon, and Kamrup, Goalpara, Sibsagar, and Lakhimpur districts; West Bengal, Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, and Cooch-Behar districts; Manipur, Chandel (Tengnoupal) District; Meghalaya, West Garo Hills district, Tikrikilla block, 7 villages, East Khasi Hills district. Also in Nepal (Meche).