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Language of Nepal

Language of NepalThough Nepali (Khaskura bhasha) is the official language or the mother tongue of Nepal, there are as many as 126 listed languages spoken in Nepal. Out of these, three languages, Dura, Kusunda and Waling have become extinct. Apart from Nepali, the other most commonly spoken languages in Nepal are:

Status of Nepali language
Spoken In Nepal, India, Bhutan.
Region South Asia.
Total speakers 35 million approx.
Ranking 57
Language family
  • Indo-European
  • Indo-Iranian
  • Indo-Aryan
  • Pahari (Northern zone)
  • Eastern Pahari
Writing System Devanagari script

Nepal Bhasa (NB) Speakers in Nepal
Region Newars NB Speakers Retaination
Eastern 148305 40644 27.16
Central 740868 586722 79.19
Western 126455 57999 45.86
Mid-Western 17787 3662 20.58
Far-Western 6197 940 15.16
Total in Nepal 1041090 690007 66.27

Creative literature at a glance
First Story Book Tantrakhyan (1518 A.D.)
First Song Walangata Simule Swambaraya (In reign of Pranmol malla, 1523-1550 A.D.)
First One-act Play Ekadashi Brata (1633A.D.) by Sidhhinarasingha Malla
First Drama Mooldev Shashidev by Jagat Prakash Malla (1645-1673 A.D.)
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