Southwest Xinjiang Autonomous Region, Hetian, Luopu, Moyu, Shache, Yingjisha, and Shulekuche counties; Kashgar area, Yengixar (Shule) town, Hanalik and Paynap villages, and Gewoz village near Hoban.
Home. Uyghur [uig] spoken to outsiders.
Officially classified within Uyghur nationality, but do not intermarry with ethnic Uyghur. Muslim (Sunni).