Judeo-Georgian

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A language of Israel

Population

L1 users: 59,800 (2005 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 62,600.

Location

HaDarom district: Rahat area.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Oriental and Ashkenazic Jews in Georgia live separately; Judeo-Georgian speakers live separately from non-Jewish Georgian [kat] speakers. May not be a separate language from Georgian, but a dialect using various Hebrew loanwords.

Other Comments

Some migrated to the Russian Federation and other countries. Jewish.

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