Where on earth do they speak Dogrib?

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Language: Dogrib
Number of speakers: 2080
Language code: dgr
Alternate names: Dogrib
Where spoken: Canada

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  • Language classification: Eyak-Athabaskan, Athabaskan, Northern Athabaskan
  • Dialects: Central, Weledeh
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Northwest Territories, between Great Slave lake and Great Bear lake. 6 communities: Bechoko, Whati (formerly Lac la Martre), Gameti, Wekweti, Detah, and Ndilo (a subcommunity of Yellowknife). Rae is center. Detah and Ndilo host the Weledeh dialect.