Where on earth do they speak Jerung?

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Language: Jerung
Number of speakers: 2000
Language code: jee
Alternate names: Jero Mala, Jerum, Jerung, Jerunge, Jherung, Zero, Zero Mala, Zerum
Where spoken: Nepal

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Western Tibeto-Burman, Himalayan, Kiranti, Western
  • Dialects: Balkhu-Sisneri, Madhavpur, Ratnawati, Sindhuli
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Janakpur Zone, Sindhuli district, Bahadur Khola west bank villages, Sunkosi river south to Mohangar village; Sagarmatha Zone, Okhaldhunga district, Maulang Khola river area, north of Sunkosi river.