Gamit

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Gamati, Gameti, Gamith, Gamta, Gamti, Gavit
Population

284,000 (2001 census).

Location

Gujarat, Surat district; some in Bharuch, Dangs, and Valsad districts.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Mawchi [mke].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 53% (2001 census). Most have high school or college education. Radio programs. NT: 1982.
Writing

Devanagari script [Deva]. Gujarati script [Gujr].

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Traditional religion, Christian, Hindu.