Where on earth do they speak Karachay-Balkar?

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Language: Karachay-Balkar
Number of speakers: 305000
Language code: krc
Alternate names: Balkarian, Balqar, Karacaylar, Karachai, Karachaitsy, Karachay, Karachay-Balkar, Karachayla
Where spoken: Russia

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  • Language classification: Altaic, Turkic, Western, Ponto-Caspian
  • Dialects: Balkar, Karachay-Baksan-Chegem
  • Also spoken in: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, United States, Uzbekistan
  • Region: South Karachay-Cherkessia Province and Kabardino-Balkaria Republic. Also in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, United States, Uzbekistan.