Where on earth do they speak Gilyak?

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Language: Gilyak
Number of speakers: 200
Language code: niv
Alternate names: Gilyak, Nivkh, Nivkhi
Where spoken: Russia

More Information

  • Language classification: Language isolate
  • Dialects: Amur, East Sakhalin Gilyak, North Sakhalin Gilyak
  • Also spoken in: Russian Federation
  • Region: Sakhalin island, Nekrasovka and Nogliki villages; Rybnoe, Moskalvo, Chir-Unvd, Viakhtu, and other villages; Amur river area, Aleyevka village.