Where on earth do they speak Even?

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Language: Even
Number of speakers: 5660
Language code: eve
Alternate names: Eben, Even, Ewen, Ilqan, Lamut, Orich
Where spoken: Russia

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  • Language classification: Altaic, Tungusic, Northern, Even
  • Dialects: Arman, Indigirka, Kamchatka, Kolyma-Omolon, Lamunkhin, Okhotsk, Ola, Sakkyryr, Tompon, Upper Kolyma
  • Also spoken in: Russian Federation
  • Region: Scattered in Sakha Republic (half of all Evens), Magadan Province, Khabarovski District, Kamchatka peninsula, and Chukotka Autonmous Region.