L1 users: 2,510,000 (2001 census).
Andhra Pradesh state: Jhabua; Gujarat state: Panchmahals and Sabarkantha; Rajasthan state: Banswara, Dungarpur, and south Udaipur districts.
3 (Wider communication).
Kherwara, Sagwara, Adivasi Wagdi, Rewadi. Dialect intelligibility above 95%. Intelligible of Adivasi Garasia [gas] of Bhiloda. Wagdi Banswara highly intelligible of Bhilodi of Gujarat. Wagdi highly intelligible of Patelia [bhb] of Gujarat. Lexical similarity: 84% with Patelia dialects; 75%–80% with Marwari [rwr] dialects; 79%–93% with Adiwasi Garasia dialects; 79%–87% with Rajput Garasia dialects. A member of macrolanguage Rajasthani [raj].
SOV; postpositions; genitives after noun heads; nontonal.
A regional language in Vagad Desh. Positive attitudes. Some also use Hindi [hin], with proficiency adequate for market.
Devanagari script [Deva].
Vagri is a Scheduled Tribe in Gujarat.