Aimaq language


Aimaq language

Aimaq is a language of the Persian language subgroup spoken west of the Hazarajat, in central northwest Afghanistan, eastern Iran, and Tajikistan.

Dialects of Aimaq include:
*Chinghizi
*Firozkohi
*Jamshidi (also known as: Jamshedi, Djamchidi, Yemchidi, or Dzhemshid)
*Maliki
*Mizmast
*Taimani
*Taimuri (also known as: Teimuri, Timuri, or Taimouri)
*Zainal
*Zohri (also known as: Zuri)

References

Clifton, John M. (ed.) (2005) "Studies in languages of Tajikistan" North Eurasia Group, SIL International, St Petersburg, Russia, [http://worldcat.org/oclc/122939499 OCLC 122939499]

External links

* [http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=aiq "Aimaq" Ethnologue Report]


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