Mawchi

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Mauchi, Mavchi, Mawachi, Mawchi Bhil, Mowchi
Population

99,500 (2001 census).

Location

Southeast Gujarat; Maharashtra, Dhule district.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Mawchi, Padvi.

Language Use

Also use Marathi [mar].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%–10%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Radio programs. NT: 1989.
Writing

Devanagari script [Deva].

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe in Maharashtra. Traditional religion.