Where on earth do they speak Buriat, Russia?

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Language: Buriat, Russia
Number of speakers: 219000
Language code: bxr
Alternate names: Buriat, Russia, Buriat-Mongolian, Buryat, Northern Mongolian
Where spoken: Russia

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  • Language classification: Altaic, Mongolic, Eastern, Oirat-Khalkha, Khalkha-Buriat, Buriat
  • Dialects: Alar, Barguzin, Bohaan, Bokhan, Ekhirit-Bulagat, Ninzne-Udinsk, Oka, Selengin, Tunka, Unga
  • Also spoken in: Russian Federation
  • Region: Siberia, Republic of Buryatia, east of Lake Baikal, bordering on Mongolia.