Where on earth do they speak Karakalpak?

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Language: Karakalpak
Number of speakers: 407000
Language code: kaa
Alternate names: Karakalpak, Karaklobuk, Klobouki, Qaraqulpaqs, Tchorny
Where spoken: Uzbekistan

More Information

  • Language classification: Altaic, Turkic, Western, Aralo-Caspian
  • Dialects: Northeast Karakalpak, Northeastern Karakalpak, Southeastern Karakalpak, Southwest Karakalpak
  • Also spoken in: Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Turkmenistan
  • Region: Along lower Amu Darya; south Aral Sea area. Also in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation, Turkmenistan.