Lezgi

Facts

  • Language: Lezgi
  • Alternate names: Kiurinsty, Lezghi, Lezgian, Lezgin
  • Language code: lez
  • Language family: North Caucasian, East Caucasian, Lezgic, Nuclear Lezgic, East Lezgic
  • Number of speakers: 788720
  • Script: Cyrillic script

Introduction

Lezgi is a language that belongs to the Lezgic languages. It is spoken by the Lezgins, who live in southern Dagestan and northern Azerbaijan. Lezgian is a literary language and an official language of Dagestan.

Source: Wikipedia
Dagestan on Russian map