Where on earth do they speak Dungan?

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Language: Dungan
Number of speakers: 40000
Language code: dng
Alternate names: Dungan, Dzhunyan, Kwuizwu, Tungan, Zwn'jan
Where spoken: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Chinese
  • Dialects: Gansu, Ganzu, Shaanxi, Shensi, Yage
  • Also spoken in: Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
  • Region: Gansu mainly in Prschewalsk and Osh; Shaanxi in Kazakhstan, and Fergana, Uzbekistan. Also in Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.