Where on earth do they speak Karbi?

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Language: Karbi
Number of speakers: 420000
Language code: mjw
Alternate names: Arleng Alam, Karbi, Karbi Karbak, Manchati, Mikir, Mikiri, Nihang, Puta
Where spoken: India

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Sal, Kuki-Chin-Naga, Karbi
  • Dialects: Chingthang, Jynthong, Mirlong, Rengkhang, Rong Kethang, Rongkhang
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Assam, Karbi Anglong district, Mikir and Rengma hills, Nagaon, Darrang, Marigaon, Sonitpur, Lakhimpur, and North Cachar districts; Arunachal Pradesh, Papumpare district, Balijan circle; Meghalaya, Jaintia district; Nagaland, foothills around Dimapur.