Language:  Magahi

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1

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Primary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Sukiyar India 4,900
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Secondary Language
(297 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) India 246,000
 Amat India 321,000
 Ansari India 12,611,000
Badaik India 126,000
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 7,753,000
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India 3,428,000
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 18,000
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) India 335,000
 Baiga India 677,000
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 4,170,000
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 280,000
 Bania Agarwal India 5,775,000
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 21,000
Bania Barnawar India 80,000
 Bania Kasarwani India 501,000
 Bania Mahur India 1,030,000
 Bania unspecified India 16,927,000
 Bania unspecified Nepal 125,000
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) India 182,000
 Bantar Nepal 63,000
 Bari (Hindu traditions) India 746,000
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 658,000
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,992,000
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,300
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) India 62,000
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) India 40,000
 Bhandari India 766,000
 Bhar India 2,362,000
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,634,000
 Bhil unspecified India 14,544,000
 Bhogta India 301,000
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 5,893,000
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 145,000
 Bhuiya Ghatwar India 361,000
 Bhuiya unspecified India 1,754,000
 Bind India 1,171,000
 Bind Nepal 84,000
 Binjhia India 211,000
 Birjia India 17,000
 Brahmin Bhumihar India 3,288,000
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 19,000
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,645,000
 Brahmin Jijhotia India 608,000
 Brahmin Joshi India 449,000
Brahmin Jyoti India 152,000
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 5,102,000
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 340,000
 Brahmin Maha India 233,000
 Brahmin Radhi India 1,898,000
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi India 584,000
 Brahmin Saraswat India 714,000
 Brahmin Sawaria India 5,133,000
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 119,000
 Brahmin unspecified India 34,711,000
 Brahmin Varendra India 311,000
 Bru India 244,000
Buna (Hindu traditions) India 476,000
 Chain India 602,000
 Chakma India 260,000
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 54,347,000
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 369,000
 Chaupal India 106,000
 Chero India 188,000
 Chik (Hindu traditions) India 123,000
 Chik Baraik India 140,000
 Christian India 1,492,000
 Christian Nepal 800
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 137,000
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,464,000
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) India 1,192,000
Devhar India 20,000
 Dhanuk India 4,995,000
 Dhanuk Nepal 252,000
 Dhanuk Dhankar Nepal 7,300
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 12,571,000
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 129,000
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi India 228,000
Dhobi Batham India 474,000
 Dhobi Kanaujia India 570,000
Dhobi Kathiya India 124,000
Dhobi Mathuria India 203,000
 Dhobi Parit India 300,000
 Dhobi Sribastab India 209,000
 Domar (Hindu traditions) India 2,553,000
 Domar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 16,000
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) India 6,647,000
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 240,000
 Dusadh Bahelia India 817,000
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) India 4,786,000
 Gauda India 2,410,000
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) India 526,000
Ghusuria India 107,000
 Gond unspecified India 10,109,000
 Gonrhi India 962,000
 Gorait India 12,000
 Gosain Dasnami India 480,000
 Gosain unspecified India 1,371,000
 Hadi India 1,161,000
 Hajam India 2,349,000
 Halam India 50,000
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) India 1,665,000
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 96,000
Halwai Maira India 148,000
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India 16,034,000
 Jat (Sikh traditions) India 8,724,000
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,785,000
 Julaha India 975,000
Kabadi India 85,000
 Kabirpanthi India 97,000
Kadar India 138,000
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,680,000
Kahar (Muslim traditions) India 98,000
Kahar (Sikh traditions) India 91,000
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) India 244,000
Kaibartta Jalia India 536,000
 Kaibartta unspecified India 1,644,000
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 2,593,000
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 2,675,000
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 129,000
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) India 78,000
 Kalwar Jaiswal India 1,152,000
Kalwar Sunri India 701,000
 Kandu India 2,790,000
 Kandu Nepal 147,000
Karmali India 154,000
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 777,000
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,090,000
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 51,000
 Kayastha Karan India 632,000
Kayastha Mathur India 44,000
 Khandait India 2,050,000
 Kharia India 895,000
 Kharwar India 672,000
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,672,000
 Khatwa India 322,000
 Khatwa Nepal 117,000
Khetauri India 131,000
 Kisan India 1,926,000
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 9,654,000
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 351,000
 Kol India 2,085,000
 Kori India 3,062,000
 Korwa India 531,000
 Kuki Chin India 160,000
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 18,593,000
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 73,000
 Kumhar Bardiha India 773,000
 Kumhar Kanaujia India 605,000
 Kumhar Magahia India 213,000
Kumhar Mathuria India 83,000
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 22,483,000
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 265,000
 Kurmi Mahato India 299,000
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) India 90,000
Laheri (Muslim traditions) India 66,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 11,260,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 118,000
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 737,000
Lohara India 316,000
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,770,000
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 80,000
Madari (Muslim traditions) India 66,000
 Magar India 409,000
 Magar Nepal 2,164,000
Maghaiya India 1,600
 Mahishya India 11,773,000
 Mahli India 483,000
Mahuria India 8,000
 Majhi Nepal 96,000
 Majhwar India 220,000
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 2,090,000
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 12,452,000
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 16,000
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) India 3,082,000
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 198,000
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) India 393,000
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) India 26,000
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) India 355,000
Malto India 224,000
Markande India 92,000
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) India 45,000
Mizo Lushai India 670,000
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 2,309,000
Mukeri India 38,000
 Munda India 4,367,000
Murasing India 17,000
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) India 3,711,000
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 269,000
Nagar India 173,000
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 177,000
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 14,026,000
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 135,000
Nai Mathuria India 191,000
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) India 3,840,000
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 587,000
 Nat (Muslim traditions) India 163,000
 Oraon India 5,310,000
Paik India 260,000
 Pan India 1,609,000
 Panika India 1,254,000
Parhaiya India 37,000
 Parja unspecified India 390,000
 Pashtun, Pathan India 9,141,000
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) India 5,866,000
Pasi Gujar India 760,000
 Pasi Kaithwan India 1,036,000
 Pasi Rajpasi India 1,578,000
 Patari India 24,000
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) India 306,000
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) India 21,000
 Pinjara India 3,906,000
 Pod India 3,541,000
 Qazi India 862,000
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) India 277,000
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 5,005,000
 Rajbhar Nepal 12,000
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 27,490,000
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) India 1,597,000
 Rajput Bhadauria India 306,000
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) India 1,056,000
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) India 354,000
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) India 3,614,000
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) India 681,000
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) India 380,000
 Rajput Gaur India 794,000
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) India 457,000
 Rajput Jadon India 704,000
Rajput Jadu India 344,000
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) India 101,000
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) India 78,000
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) India 302,000
 Rajput Parihar India 474,000
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) India 1,523,000
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) India 216,000
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) India 1,683,000
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) India 239,000
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) India 128,000
 Rajput Sengar India 480,000
 Rajput Solanki India 364,000
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) India 403,000
 Rajput Surajbansi India 303,000
 Raju India 703,000
 Rajwar India 721,000
Rajwar Nagbansi India 35,000
 Rajwar Rajbhar India 36,000
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 420,000
 Rautia India 137,000
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 1,664,000
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) India 1,150,000
 Sahariya India 1,025,000
 Santal (Sawntal) India 9,023,000
 Saora unspecified India 943,000
Sauria Paharia India 62,000
 Sayyid India 9,222,000
Shabar India 629,000
 Shaikh Qureshi India 9,649,000
 Shaikh unspecified India 71,641,000
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 8,255,000
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 75,000
Sonar Ajudhyabansi India 124,000
Sonar Barhaiya India 41,000
Sonar Chhatri India 141,000
Sonar Deswali India 44,000
Sonar Jathera India 42,000
Sonar Kammakala India 42,000
Sonar Khatri India 52,000
Sonar Magahiya India 43,000
Sonar Mair India 92,000
Sonar Rastaogi India 81,000
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 107,000
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 2,208,000
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 92,000
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 177,000
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India 5,759,000
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 120,000
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 22,267,000
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 423,000
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) India 680,000
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000
Teli Sribastab India 353,000
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) India 381,000
 Tipera India 814,000
 Tiyar India 584,000
 Turi (Hindu traditions) India 414,000
 Uchoi India 3,100
Valmiki (Christian traditions) India 125,000
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,795,000
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) India 322,000
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 40,856,000
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,042,000
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,824,000
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 18,000
 Yadav Gaoli India 5,847,000
 Yadav Gaoli Nepal 93,000
 Yadav Kaonra India 796,000
 Yadav Rawat India 1,707,000
 Yadav Sadgope India 3,080,000
  Totals:  297     278

Language Alternate Names
Bihari
Central Magahi
Magadhi
Magaya
Maghai
Maghaya
Maghori
Magi
Magodhi
Megahi

Dialects
Central
Central Magahi
Eastern Magahi
Khortha
Northern Magahi
Southern Magahi

Dialect Alternate Names
Bihari
Central Magahi
Magadhi
Magahi
Magahi: Central
Magahi: Central Magahi
Magahi: Northern Magahi
Magaya
Maghaya
Maghi
Maghori
Magi
Magodhi


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