Kaike language

Magar Kaike
Magar Kaike
Native to Nepal
Ethnicity 2,000 (2011)[1]
Native speakers
50 (2011 census)[1]
  • Magar Kaike
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kzq
Glottolog kaik1246[2]

Magar Kaike is a Sino-Tibetan language of Nepal. Ethnologue classifies it as a West Bodish language.

Kaike is spoken in Shahartara, Tupatara, Tarakot, and Belawa villages of Sahartara VDC, Dolpa District, Karnali Zone, Nepal (Ethnologue).


  1. 1 2 Magar Kaike at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Kaike". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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