100. Ethnic population: 5,000.
Nangarhar Province, southeast of Jalalabad, west of Khyber Pass; Nangarhar village.
8b (Nearly extinct).
None known. Most closely related to Kohistani languages of Pakistan.
Most shifted to Southern Pashto [pbt]. Older adults.
It is very likely that this language is extinct. The Tirahi are “a group of unclear origin, almost completely assimilated by Pashtun” (Pstrusinska and Gray 1990). Muslim.