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Jakati

A language of Ukraine

ISO 639-3: jat

Population 29,250 in Ukraine (2000 WCD). Population total all countries: 30,615.
Region Kabul (25 families); Jalalabad (50 families); Charikar (15 families). Also spoken in Afghanistan.
Alternate names   Jati, Jatu, Jat, Jataki, Kayani, Musali
Dialects Related to Western Panjabi.
Classification Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Northwestern zone, Lahnda
Comments Different from Jadgali of Pakistan. Nomadic. Ironsmiths; fortune tellers. Muslim.

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Afghanistan

Language name   Jakati
Population 1,365 in Afghanistan (2000 WCD).
Region Kabul (25 families); Jalalabad (50 families); Charikar (15 families).
Alternate names   Jati, Jatu, Jat, Jataki, Kayani, Musali
Comments Spoken by the Jats of Afghanistan. Different from Jadgali of Pakistan. Nomadic. Ironsmiths; fortune tellers. Muslim.